College & Career News


november 16 - 2020

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tuesday, november 17 / 3:00 - 7:00

Need help filing a FAFSA? Have questions about your FAFSA?

Make an appointment for this Virtual FAFSA Workshop.

CLICK HERE to schedule a 30 minute appointment with Ciara White from the IL Student Assistance Commission. Appointment times are available from 3:00-7:00 pm on Tuesday, Nov. 17

wednesday, november 18 / 1:00 - 3:00 PM


Attend the virtual FREE OUT OF STATE COLLEGE APPLICATION FAIR on Wednesday, November 18 / 1:00 - 3:00 PM.

Seniors will be able to apply to up to 11 colleges for free during this fair. Talk with 1 or ALL of the admissions reps that day about the application, scholarships, majors/programs. etc.

CLICK HERE for more information on participating colleges and how to register. Registration closes Tuesday, Nov. 17 @ 9 PM.

Only ZB/NT emails are able to access registration. Students who register will receive the meeting link the morning of the fair.

virtual transition night for students with disabilities

Wednesday, November 18 / 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Deciding to attend college is a huge life step, and navigating the college environment with a disability can at times, be a daunting task.

Come and learn how disability services changes once high school ends, how students may gain support and accommodations, and how students lead the way. These sessions are open to ANY student/parent with a disability (IEP or 504 Plan).

CLICK HERE for more information and details about the virtual information sessions and additional breakout sessions

northern illinois university college of engineering and engineering technology

Virtual Sessions for students interested in Engineering/Engineering Technology at NIU.

Wednesday, November 18 / 6-7pm
Virtual Open House

Learn about engineering/ET at NIU. Get virtual tours of their hands-on labs and ask questions with CEET professors.

Wednesday, December 16 / 6-7pm
Virtual Information Night

CEET staff will review the programs offered, student organizations, and career prospects for NIU engineering/engineering technology students.


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Financial Aid can be overwhelming

CLICK HERE for general information about the FAFSA and how Financial Aid works.

CLICK HERE for information about Financial Aid Workshops.

Remember that the FAFSA is good for 4 year, 2 year/community colleges, and most trade/career schools.

For those students who are unable to complete the FAFSA CLICK HERE for information about The Alternative Application for Illinois Financial Aid.

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united states naval academy admissions


Join Midshipmen in live, interactive sessions on Facebook. Participate in weekly sessions and learn more about the US Naval Academy.

CLICK HERE to join the live weekly conversations to learn about the following:

Nov. 15-20: Alumni Spotlight


ms. allison zameck

College Counselor

ms. colleen newton

Career Counselor

Tech Campus Liaison