College Visits and Open Houses
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April 14, 2021
College Virtual Tours
This newsletter will also give you information about colleges and the admissions process.
Preparation for workforce through internship opportunities
An urban community with lots of amenities
Small Class sizes
Completed Benedict application
Grade Point Average of a 2.0 or higher
SAT or ACT scores
You can schedule a campus visit, go to www.benedict.edu/campus-tours
You can apply online at www.benedict.edu/admission
CIA Culinary Institute of America
Open House for High School Underclassmen
We’re launching a new, online event and want you and your students to join us! Come along for this interactive Open House for high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors:
- Learn more about our New York campus—academic programs, application process, campus life, and scholarships
- Meet Associate Dean of Campus Life Dr. J.J. Manley—he’ll introduce you to college life with a culinary twist
- Get a sneak peek of the hands-on learning at CIA with a live demonstration by a CIA graduate
- Special application workshop for juniors, too
Students will get answers to their questions in real-time. We hope you can join us on Thursday, May 13 at 4 p.m. ET.
“Top 10 Things to know about CIA.”
If you are interested in viewing the webinar recording, it can be accessed here. The webinar answers all your questions about CIA.
The CIA Admissions team is here to support you every step of the way. If you have any questions, you can e-mail us at email@example.com and someone will reach out as soon as possible.
The Culinary Institute of America
CIU - Columbia International University
Go to ciu.edu/visit and view all they have to offer.
On-Campus Preview Event - March 20, 2021
Virtual - March 24, 2021 - Financial Aid Made Easy
Apply for FREE! Waiver Code: COLLEGECREDIT
CIU students from South Carolina may be eligible for state-funded grants and scholarships that range from $2,800 to $7,500 per year. For a complete list of available scholarships and grants and eligibility criteria, visit CIU.EDU/FA.
Francis Marion University
Francis Marion University is offering online applications for FREE up until May 1st, so please take advantage of that. After you have applied, the only thing you will need to receive a decision is your high school transcript. We are test optional this year, so students don’t need test scores to be admitted into the university.
Francis Marion is having in person tours of the university, Monday - Friday. The appointment times are 9:30; 11:00; and 2:00. Call for an appointment, 843-661-1231
If you would like to speak to a recruiter, you may email Richard Cue at firstname.lastname@example.org
The links below outline Furman’s virtual events & COVID-related updates. Also outlined below are changes to the Furman 2020-2021 Application Process. And attached is a digital brochure covering all the basics. Please feel free to pass along this info/my contact info to any students for whom Furman might prove to be a good fit.
· Highlights all the safety measures taken in response to COVID-19.
· Outlines Furman and Greenville COVID-related stats.
Changes to the Application Process
· No Application Fee
· Self-Reported SAT/ACT Test Scores
o Accepted for admission
o Official Score Report needed to enroll
· Application Essay:
o Coalition Application – No Essay
o Common Application – Essay Optional
Note About Test Optional
· Furman will continue to be test optional this year. We have been test optional for about 10 years.
· Test optional Furman applicants are still eligible to be considered for all of Furman’s scholarship opportunities.
· There is no additional application requirement associated with being test optional (no extra essay/interview, etc.).
Horry Georgetown Technical College
For a virtual tour of the campuses, visit hgtc.edu/virtualtour and if you have any questions please call 843-349-7131 and speak with Ellen Grooms, Recruitment Coordinator.
Bob Jones University Music Department
Audition dates are listed at music.bju.edu/apply
For more information about Bob Jones University in Greenville, SC visit their website at www.bju.edu.
Or Call 1-800-252-6363
Missouri State Scholarship
A spring admissions utube video will be shown here after February 4, 2021.
University of Virginia
Students who submit all necessary financial documents by the priority deadline will receive their financial aid package upon release of their admission decision. Please note that March 1, 2021 is the final deadline for all applicants — Early Action and Regular Decision — who wish to receive financial aid. For more detailed information that may help you assist your students, please visit our Student Financial Services website.
VIRTUAL INFORMATION SESSIONS
Information sessions provide prospective students with a chance to learn more about the School of Architecture and their programs of interest.
- Friday, March 19
- Friday, April 16
All Information Sessions will be held from 11AM – 12PM (ET).
LEARN MORE AND REGISTER
Midland's Technical College
Here is the link for that:
Video on how to apply to MTC can be found here.
Here is the application waiver code being used for the week February 8 : WR010421812
Limestone University Open House
Visiting our beautiful campus is the best way to gain valuable insight to the unique advantages of Limestone University. We welcome the opportunity to meet you in person, tour you and your family around campus, introduce you to our faculty and staff, and discuss those things you feel are most important to your personal happiness and future success.
Friday, April 16, 2021
The link to the open house registration and tours of the campus:
Seton Hall University Virtual Open House
Seton Hall announces that they will be test optional for students applying for the fall 2021 semester. Learn more about the policy by visiting www.shu.edu/testoptional