College- and tech school-bound students looking for a one-stop information location can find all they need at the So Cal College Fair, April 22 at Fairplex. Hosted by The Learning Centers at Fairplex, So Cal College Fair will feature more than 90 colleges and tech schools, seminars and workshops geared toward helping students – and parents – find the road to success. Admission is free for the entire family.
The So Cal College Fair, presented by Wells Fargo, is open to all students throughout Southern California. Participating schools include liberal arts colleges, UCs, cosmetology, professional, technical and culinary schools.
Presentations include a college student panel on “What I Wish I Knew Before I Went to College,” tips for writing the college essay, and financial aid workshops in English and Spanish. Visit the on-site counseling center to ask questions about college requirements and receive help with FAFSA application.
Hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for school field trips and 4 to 8 p.m. for students and parents. The college fair will be held at the Sheraton Fairplex Conference Center, 601 W. McKinley Ave, Pomona. Parking at the conference center is $5. Students may pre-register at socalcollegefair.com for a chance to win one of three $1,000 scholarships and several prizes, including an iPad Mini, Kindle Fire, laptop and more.
For more information, visit socalcollegefair.com.