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The Second Floor Presents: College Prep

November 23, 2020

Explore the application process, applying for aid, life on campus and more!

For High School students and parents
Presented on ZOOM

November 23, 30; December 7, 14, 21
7:00 – 8:30 pm

The college application and selection process can be an overwhelming and time consuming process. The JCC College Prep series will give parents and teens important and relevant information about the college application and selection process as well as give teens
concrete tools and skills to utilize during the college selection process.

1. College Planning with Eva Gelman – Standardized Testing, Application Process, Resume
Building, Choosing Your School
2. Jewish Life on Campus – Learn about Hillel JUC
3. The Cost of College – Applying for Scholarships, Managing Money, Federal Student Aid Applications
4. Social Life on Campus – Greek Life, Clubs, College Culture, and Campus Safety
5. Gap Year and Internships

College Prep Series – pdf

Register HERE

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