Florida Virtual College Week: Online, Free, State-Sponsored, Expert Advice
FloridaShines will host its first ever Virtual College Week. The live three-day event will feature presentations from experts in the area of college preparation, admissions, financial aid and more. Representatives from the Florida College System, State University System, Florida Department of Education and others will participate.
High School Counselors: Guidance for Guidance
Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. ET
Get the latest information from the Florida Department of Education, including resources and services from FloridaShines and MyCareerShines, to help you support your students with the education and career planning process.
High School Students: College 101
Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. ET
Get insight on the admissions process, find out how to earn college credit while you're still in high school, and learn what resources are available to help you succeed in college. This session will cover all the steps you need to take during your senior year in high school to get into and pay for the college or university of your choice!
Parents: Surviving College with Your Student
Thursday, April 6, 2017, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. ET
Learn how to pay for college without breaking the bank and how to help your student successfully transition to college.
Join Us for a Hands-On Workshop Following Virtual College Week!
FAFSA: Your Gateway to Financial Aid
Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 3:00-5:00 p.m. ET
If you need college money, and fast, the FAFSA provides resources for finding reliable student aid. Learn the secret to filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and get some assistance while completing your form!
Who Should Attend: Florida High School Juniors, Seniors, Parents, Counselors and Educational Professionals
Visit VirtualCollegeWeek.org for more information.