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Sunday, September 27, 2020
- 4:00 PM
Wondering what it takes to get admitted to your top-choice colleges? Your test scores, GPA, school involvement, letters of recommendation? Join in a conversation with three admission directors as they share what matters most when they evaluate a student’s college admissibility
- 5:00 PM
Hear from career experts as they share factors you should consider when deciding on a college major that will fit your interests, skills, goals, and values. They will also provide career resources along with information about high-demand jobs.
- 6:00 PM
Whether it’s in-person or virtual, a campus visit is vital to finding the college that’s the best fit for you. But there are steps you should take to make sure your visit is a success. This session will explain how to set up a visit, what to expect while you’re there, and how to make the most of it.
- 7:00 PM
Don’t miss out on free money for college! Learn how to find scholarships that fit your criteria, how to complete a successful application, and how to write a winning essay.
- 8:00 PM
Don’t think you can afford college? The sticker price of a college tells only part of the story of how much it might cost to attend. Learn about the types of financial aid, how to apply for aid, and other ways to pay for college.
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
- 10:30 AM
Each year, the Susan T. Buffett Foundation awards competitive scholarships to Nebraska students who show financial need. You’ll learn about the application process including deadlines, letters of recommendation, and essay topics.
- 7:30 PM
Explore College Booths
This college fair will allow students and families to:
- Uncover new college options through a robust search tool
- Experience virtual campus tours
- Watch videos and download materials helpful for the decision process
- Schedule meetings and interviews with admissions representatives