College Readiness Events

College Readiness Events

Overview

This page is constantly being updated with events, especially during this busy college application season. So be sure to check back regularly to learn about upcoming virtual events that can help you on the path to attending your desired college. Attending virtual events is an easy way to learn about colleges, near and far, and to learn how to best present yourself in your college applications. Good luck, Warriors!

WOW! That’s Engineering
March 27-28 Conference

Event

WOW! That’s Engineering is an award-winning conference that has garnered 90+ high school girls in attendance the last few years.

Learn about different engineering fields through workshops and design activities hosted by industry professionals. Notable companies include Lockheed Martin, Johnson & Johnson, Arlo, Langan, Fastly, and Blach Construction.

Our keynote speakers and college panelists are excited to share their experiences and valuable advice.

NACAC Virtual College Fair (STEM)
March 7

Event

Register for free at virtualcollegefairs.org.

COVID-19 has shut down many opportunities students previously had for visiting, learning about, and connecting with colleges. NACAC aims to bridge that gap through these special one-day events.

At each virtual fair, students attend college presentations, learn about their options, ask questions, and demonstrate interest… all without leaving home.

Future dates include:

CSUS Scholarships
Apply by March 15

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The Sacramento State Alumni Association is now accepting scholarship applications for students planning to attend Sacramento State. Awards of $3,000 for the 2021-22 academic year are available. 

All applications must be submitted by Monday, March 15, 2021.

An applicant for this award must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.7 or better and have applied for full-time enrollment at Sacramento State.

NACAC Virtual College Fair (Performing & Visual Arts)
March 16

Event

Register for free at virtualcollegefairs.org.

COVID-19 has shut down many opportunities students previously had for visiting, learning about, and connecting with colleges. NACAC aims to bridge that gap through these special one-day events.

At each virtual fair, students attend college presentations, learn about their options, ask questions, and demonstrate interest… all without leaving home.

Future dates include:

NACAC Virtual College Fair
March 21

Event

Register for free at virtualcollegefairs.org.

COVID-19 has shut down many opportunities students previously had for visiting, learning about, and connecting with colleges. NACAC aims to bridge that gap through these special one-day events.

At each virtual fair, students attend college presentations, learn about their options, ask questions, and demonstrate interest… all without leaving home.

Future dates include:

NACAC Virtual College Fair (Western U.S.)
April 10

Event

Register for free at virtualcollegefairs.org.

COVID-19 has shut down many opportunities students previously had for visiting, learning about, and connecting with colleges. NACAC aims to bridge that gap through these special one-day events.

At each virtual fair, students attend college presentations, learn about their options, ask questions, and demonstrate interest… all without leaving home.

Upcoming dates include:

UCLA Writing Summer Institute
Scholarship application due April 16

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UCLA is offering a Writing Summer Institute for high school students. This is a 3-week program that focuses on preparing high school students for writing at a university. UCLA also offers a handful of scholarships each year, which cover the cost of tuition for the program. The deadline to apply for a scholarship is Friday, April 16, 2021.

For more information, click here. Please go to the ”Fees and Payment” section to view the scholarship information.

NACAC Virtual College Fair (Southeastern U.S.)
April 20

Event

Register for free at virtualcollegefairs.org.

COVID-19 has shut down many opportunities students previously had for visiting, learning about, and connecting with colleges. NACAC aims to bridge that gap through these special one-day events.

At each virtual fair, students attend college presentations, learn about their options, ask questions, and demonstrate interest… all without leaving home.

The remaining NACAC college fairs will be held:

NACAC Virtual College Fair
Last one of the season: May 2

Event

Register for free at virtualcollegefairs.org.

COVID-19 has shut down many opportunities students previously had for visiting, learning about, and connecting with colleges. NACAC aims to bridge that gap through these special one-day events.

At each virtual fair, students attend college presentations, learn about their options, ask questions, and demonstrate interest… all without leaving home.