College Fair season is back! We encourage high school students to take advantage of these wonderful opportunities to gather information about a wide range of colleges in one stop.
Due to the pandemic, all in-person fairs were cancelled for fall. Instead, read below.
Registration is required for each program/session.
IACAC and Strive Scan Virtual College Sessions
IACAC is very excited to offer students and families 375 virtual sessions on college planning, career information, financial aid & scholarships, military options, skilled trades, non-college training programs and more!
September 14th - October 22nd
- 375 sessions covering college, career, skilled trades, and military topics
- FREE to students, families and counselors
- 45 minute live, interactive sessions hosted on Zoom and moderated by a high school or college volunteer
- Quick registration for each session
- All sessions also recorded and available at a later date on the IACAC website
Registration link: iacac.org/virtual-college-exploration/students/
ARCHTECTURE and DESIGN College Fair
Saturday, October 3, 2020
- Career Plus Virtual Platform Zoom Panel Discussion: 9a-10a
- "What does it take? Getting started in Architecture and Design" College Fair: 10a-1p
It's free, but please register to receive the link to visit the virtual fair.
See the colleges and universities that are currently joining us this year. More schools are added daily.
NACAC Virtual College Fair
- Monday, October 12th, 12-8pm, CDT
- Sunday, October 18th, 11am-7pm, CDT
- Sunday, November 8th, 1-9pm, CDT
For complete information, go HERE
Interested in exploring Gap Year options? Students considering a Gap Year, may want to take the survey at the link, below, to determine potential Gap Year options before attending the fair: https://usagapyearfairs.org/gapmatcher/
1/TBD/2021 6-8:30pm USA Gap Year Fair: Oak Park River Forest HS
1/TBD/2021 12-3:00pm USA Gap Year Fair: New Trier HS
Traditional College Fairs
3/TBD/2021 6:00-8:00pm Hinsdale District 86
3/TBD/2021 6:30-8:00pm Lewis University:
3/TBD/2021 5:30-7:30pm Chicago Area at DePaul University
3/TBD/2021 11am-3pm NACAC National College Fair
3/TBD/2021 6:30-8:30pm Niles Township District 219:
3/TBD/2021 6:30-8:30pm District 214
4/TBD/2021 6-8:00pm Lyons Township HS,
* for information on registering with StriveScan, read this handout: Strive Scan Information