Broward County Public Schools College Fair
Next week the 2016 Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) College Fair is set to take place aiding students and parents with the resources navigate the college admissions process. The free event will be held next Thursday, October 20, at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
This is considered a great opportunity to learn about college options, academic programs, admission requirements and financial aid. The BCPS College Fair gives students and parents a unique opportunity to meet one-on-one with admission representatives from a wide range of national and international, public and private, and two-year and four-year colleges and universities. Participants can also attend workshops to learn about admissions requirements, financial aid, course offerings and campus environments, as well as other information pertinent to the college selection process. FAFSA (federal student aid) completion labs will also be available. Workshops will be conducted in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Haitian Creole. Interpreters will also be available. A counseling and resource center at the fair also offers students and parents personalized assistance and information on the SAT/ACT, FAFSA, Bright Futures Scholarships and more. College representatives and, high school counselors and advisors will be on site to provide information and answer questions. Students with special needs will be able to learn about programs and services at colleges and universities for students with disabilities.