College Prep 101: What Juniors Need to Know
Simmons University will be hosting a series of events to help High School Juniors plan ahead and get ready for the college process.
Join us daily 12:15 - 2:30 p.m., April 20-24 for an online information session, virtual campus tour, and a different featured topic each day.
Monday, April 20 - The College Search Process: Student Perspective
Join current Simmons students as they discuss their college search process and share advice for their high school selves.
Tuesday, April 21st - The College Search Process: Counselor Perspective
Log into this session with Simmons admission counselor and former college advisor Chaylana Smart to learn her tips on how to tackle the college search process, from assessing fit to developing a college list.
Wednesday, April 22nd - Common App 101
Each year, over a million students apply to college using the Common App. This session will provide an overview of the application and provide some tips and tricks to strengthen your app.
Thursday, April 23rd - Essay Writing Workshop
Overwhelmed by the thought of capturing yourself in just 650 words? This session will leave you with some tangible tips to sharing your story and making it stand out.
Friday, April 24th - Financing Your Education
The college selection process is just as much about financial fit as it is about the academic and social experience. In this session, you will learn how to incorporate knowledge about financial aid to inform your college application process.