FREE College Advising Workshops: What ALL College-Bound Students & Parents Should Know

One of A-List’s expert college advisors, Michael Binder of Your College Navigator, will be  hosting a series of helpful college planning workshops at local libraries around Long Island!

The FREE workshops will discuss the rules of the college admissions game. It is one thing to be a good or even a great high school student, but it’s another to be an outstanding college candidate – especially to the more competitive colleges. Additionally, the availability and amounts of scholarships and financial aid has never been more important. In these approximately 1.5 hour sessions, packed with invaluable information, parents and high school sophomores, juniors and seniors will learn how to maximize their admissions and scholarship potential.

Workshop topics to be covered include:

  • How exactly to determine your “best-fit” colleges
  • How to determine what each college really considers when making their acceptance decisions
  • Ways students can differentiate themselves from others with similar grades, test scores, interests and aspirations
  • The keys to maximizing your scholarship and financial-aid opportunities

To register for a workshop near you contact the library hosting the workshop you plan to attend. Check out the schedule and library information below:

Date Day Time Library Library Telephone
9/24/2012 Monday 7Pm Syosset Public Library 516-921-7161
10/1/2012 Monday 7PM Locust Valley Public Library 516-671-1837
10/4/2012 Thurs 6:30PM Gold Coast Public Library (Glen Head) 516-759-8300
10/10/2012 Wed 7PM Garden City Public Library 516-742-8405
10/14/2012 Sun 2:30PM Peninsula Public Library (Lawrence) 516-239-3262
10/18/2012 Thurs 7PM Hewlett-Woodmere Public Library 516-374-1967
10/22/2012 Mon 7PM North Bellmore Public Library 516-785-6260
10/23/2012 Tues 7PM Shelter Rock Public Library 516-248-7363
10/25/2012 Thurs 7PM South Huntington Library 631-549-4411
10/29/2012 Mon 7PM Manhasset Public Library 516-627-2300
11/8/2012 Thurs 7PM Commack Public Library 631-499-0888
11/13/2012 Tues 7PM Harborsfield Public Library 631-757-4200
11/14/2012 Wed 7PM Plainview Public Library 516-938-0077


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