October 18, 2017

College Trips – OSU, U of O, PSU, and Western Oregon

November 4th – Beaver Open House
Beaver Open House – Saturday November 4th
An in-depth look at Oregon State and what we have to offer, including campus tours, on-campus living options, visits with faculty and students and much more. Saturday, November 4, 2017. Registration is now open! Here is a sample schedule, check-in starts at 8am in the LaSells Stewart Center.

We will leave at 6am from Corbett HS, and will return in the early evening.

Register at https://oregonstate-uga.edu.185r.net/Event/

DUCK PREVIEW – FRIDAY OCTOBER 20TH

COME SEE HOW DUCKS SOAR AT THE UNIVERSITY OF OREGON!

You’ve been working your tail off, charting a course of learning for yourself. And now you’re ready to expand that journey even further. Choosing the university that’s right for you is about determining if a school fits—not just you—but your dreams, goals, and personality. Duck Preview will let you learn whether the UO’s community of curious collaborators might just be your flock. Come breathe in the beautiful arboretum-like campus, take part in catalytic learning experiences led by dynamic faculty, and interact with current UO students.

What is Duck Preview? Who should attend?

Duck Preview is a fall open house designed to give high school juniors and seniors and transfer students a head start on the college search process.

At Duck Preview, you’ll:

Take a campus tour led by an experienced UO student ambassador
Learn what a liberal arts education embedded in a top-tier research university can do for you
Explore your academic interests with outstanding UO faculty
Hear about dozens of ways to get involved in campus life beyond the classroom
Discover numerous services designed to support student success
Speak with admissions counselors, financial aid and academic advisors, and housing representatives
See how UO students are changing the world
Register here https://secureservices.uoregon.edu/content/duck-preview-october-20th-0

Portland State University Preview Day – Saturday, October 21st

Preview Day is an event hosted by the Office of Admissions for high school seniors and their guests. Don’t miss this great day of activities and opportunities to speak with current students, staff and faculty! Attendees will receive a warm welcome from admissions staff, hear from different academic departments, get an overview of PSU’s student services (Financial Aid and Scholarships, University Housing, Advising and Career Services), tour our 50 acre campus and eat lunch. Registration will begin in late September.

Leave at 8am and Return by 4pm

Register Here – https://crm.pdx.edu/eman/events/registration/?eventId=377

WESTERN OREGON UNIVERSITY APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION WORKSHOP
Registration will open in October. Please check back then. http://www.wou.edu/admissions/application-workshop/
Friday, December 1st, 2017
High school seniors and transfer students who wish attend Western Oregon University Fall Term 2018 are invited to attend the workshop. Staff from the Office of Admissions will help students fill out the application for undergraduate admission. Students also will receive an overview of scholarship opportunities, tour the campus and enjoy a complimentary lunch.

High school juniors or younger students are encouraged to attend our other visit events listed here. The Admission Application Workshop is specifically intended for high school seniors and transfer students who are ready to apply to WOU for Fall Term 2018.

Registration:
Students are required to register for the workshop and seating is limited. Registration for family members and guests is limited to one per student. Online registration will close at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 30th.

TENTATIVE AGENDA
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.: Check-in and Refreshments
10:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.: Welcome
Application Workshop
Lunch
Scholarship Presentation
1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.: Tour of Campus and Residence Halls

Required Documents:
Students attending this workshop will complete the application for admission with WOU staff during the event and do not need to complete the application ahead of time. Attendees will not be required to pay the $60 application processing fee. However, they should bring official transcripts in a sealed envelope. Please review detailed information for freshmen or transfer students to determine if additional items should be submitted.

About Vanessa Knight

Vanessa Knight has worked for Corbett School District since 2011. She is currently a teacher on special assignment working as a college coach and as the district's communication coordinator. She lives in Corbett with her three sons.