College Events for Students

Prospective Students of USC

For prospective students of USC: You and your parents are invited to attend Discover USC on Tuesday, October 17th from 7- 9 p.m. at the Embassy Suites Convention Center in Las Vegas. For detailed information and registration please visit online admission.usc.edu/DicsoverUSC.


Access College and Career Fair

All high school students and their parents are invited to attend the Access College and Career Fair on October 17th & 18th from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Cashman Center. Colleges, universities, and career awareness organizations locally and from across the country will be on hand to discuss college admissions, financial aid and scholarship info, career and technical trade opportunities and so much more. Sponsored by the City of Las Vegas. Register now at www.accesscollege2.com


Las Vegas WACAC College Fair at UNLV

The Las Vegas WACAC College Fair at UNLV will be Thursday, October 19th from 6-9pm. All interested students and parents are invited to attend. Register online at gotocollegefairs.com.


Prospective Students of Syracuse University

For prospective students of Syracuse University: You are invited to attend the IT girls Overnight Retreat, October 22-23, on the SU campus. For detailed information and registration please visit online at itgirls.ischools.syr.edu.


NACAC College Fair

There will be a NACAC College Fair for the Performing and Visual Arts on Tuesday, October 24th from 7pm-9pm at the Las Vegas Academy, 315 S 7th Street. Register online at nacacfairs.org/pvastudentregistration.


Pitzer College’s Fall Diversity Program

Pitzer College’s Fall Diversity Program is October 26-28, 2017. The program is designed for high school seniors from underrepresented backgrounds attending school in the United States to experience the distinctive atmosphere at Pitzer. It is all expenses paid. The application is due on Monday, September 11, 2017, and requires an essay as well as transcripts through the junior year. For more information and application, go to https://www.pitzer.edu/admission/diversity-program.


Rutgers School of Engineering Campus Tour

The Rutgers School of Engineering welcomes all prospective students and families to attend a campus tour during October and November. For more information and to register please visit http://soe.rutgers.edu/tours.


October 2017 is College Application Month

Governor Brian Sandoval has proclaimed October 2017 to be College Application Month. UNLV, UNR, and NSC have online applications for 2018-2019 available in October. Representatives from UNLV, UNR, and CSN will be on campus to assist you with the admissions and scholarship application process. Be sure to sign up for college visits as needed. If you have questions, stop by the College and Career Center in Room 202. UNLV has a very early Priority Scholarship Deadline of November 1st. Applications and FAFSAs must be completed and submitted by November 1st to be considered for many scholarship opportunities.


University of Houston Cougar Preview

Prospective students of the University of Houston: You are invited to attend a Cougar Preview on the UH campus on October 21, 2017 or November 11, 2017. For more information and registration please visit uh.edu/cougarpreview.


Prospective Students of UC Santa Cruz

For prospective students of UC Santa Cruz: You are invited to attend a fall tour on the UCSC campus during October and November. For detailed information and registration please visit online at www.ucsc.edu/visit/. You can also take a virtual tour of UCSC online at https://admissions.ucsc.edu/#virtualtour.