Upcoming presentations at Sioux Central March 16

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Career and College Planning at 6 p.m. will be in Room 243 (Business Room). The goal of the evening Career and College Planning Program is to equip sophomores, juniors and their parents/guardians with the knowledge to select an appropriate college and understand the admission and scholarship application process. Attendees will leave knowing how colleges review transcript information such as GPA, ACT/SAT scores and high school course selection, as well as a time line for success from junior year through graduation. The following topics are covered during the presentation:

Career Exploration and. Assessment

Academic Preparation and Requirements

Admission Process and Requirements

College Selection and Campus Visits

Application Process

Understanding Costs - Cost of Attendance

Scholarships

Successful Transitions

Financial Aid Program at 7 p.m. will be in Room 243 (Business Room). The goal of the Financial Aid Program is to help high school juniors and their parents/guardians understand the process of applying for financial aid and scholarships, offer effective tools for college cost comparisons, and learn how they can access additional help. The following topics are covered during the presentation. FAFSA opens October 1st! The following topics are covered during the presentation:

Financial Aid Process

FAFSA Application Review

FSA Id

Understanding the Results

Understanding Costs - College Comparisons

Aid Options

Scholarship Process

Where to Go for Help