Seminar Calendar & Registration

You were able to break down a complicated, monster of a process, into manageable parts for students at your seminar “Creating Your Path to College.” You are a wonderful, captivating speaker, and all of us at Youth Council greatly appreciate you taking time out of your busy schedule to educate us intensively about the college application process. —Helen Yu,  Dutchess County Youth Council Vice President

High school years are critical in the college planning process. There are so many items that need to be done and dates that you need to be aware of. This class will give students the time line for Jr. & Sr. high school years that will get them ready to apply for colleges. Students will also learn how to keep track of important events and successes in high school and create a resume they can continue to work with as they progress through high school. In addition, they will learn the about the differences in the ACT & SAT tests and gain an understanding as to which test they would do their best on.

Dates
September 25, 2018
Times
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Prices
Free
Location John Jay High School
2012 New York 52
Hopewell Jct, NY

This seminar will go over:
  • The differences between the FAFSA and CSS Profile financial aid forms and how they affect the cost of college
  • What financial aid really means to a family and how need is determined
  • The parental and student assets that take away from qualifying for financial aid
  • How the financial aid system works and why it’s important to have your expected family contribution (EFC) calculated BEFORE your student visits colleges
  • The differences between the federal and private loan programs
  • Two case studies showing how college planning makes a difference
And much much more…

Don’t miss this informative seminar!

Dates
September 26, 2018
Times
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Prices
Free
Location Cornell Cooperative Extension
2715 Route 44
Millbrook, New York 12545

In this one hour seminar you will learn:

  • What it takes to get into college today including the financial aid system and how it works.
  • How to maximize your student’s potential to receive scholarships, grants, & forms of merit-aid.
  • The importance of the SAT & ACT tests and how colleges value them.
  • What the more selective colleges really want to see on your student’s application.
  • How it’s possible to attend a private college for a public college price.
  • Case studies showing how college planning makes a difference.

Don’t miss this informative seminar!

Dates
September 27, 2018
Times
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Prices
Free
Location John Jay High School
2012 New York 52
Hopewell Jct, NY

This seminar will go over:
  • The differences between the FAFSA and CSS Profile financial aid forms and how they affect the cost of college
  • What financial aid really means to a family and how need is determined
  • The parental and student assets that take away from qualifying for financial aid
  • How the financial aid system works and why it’s important to have your expected family contribution (EFC) calculated BEFORE your student visits colleges
  • The differences between the federal and private loan programs
  • Two case studies showing how college planning makes a difference
And much much more…

Don’t miss this informative seminar!

Dates
September 29, 2018
Times
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Prices
Free
Location East Fishkill Library
348 Route 376
Hopewell Junction, NY

High school years are critical in the college planning process. There are so many items that need to be done and dates that you need to be aware of. This class will give students the time line for Jr. & Sr. high school years that will get them ready to apply for colleges. Students will also learn how to keep track of important events and successes in high school and create a resume they can continue to work with as they progress through high school. In addition, they will learn the about the differences in the ACT & SAT tests and gain an understanding as to which test they would do their best on.

Dates
October 10, 2018
Times
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Prices
Free
Location Roy C. Ketcham High School
99 Myers Corners Rd
Wappingers Falls, NY

This seminar will go over:
  • The differences between the FAFSA and CSS Profile financial aid forms and how they affect the cost of college
  • What financial aid really means to a family and how need is determined
  • The parental and student assets that take away from qualifying for financial aid
  • How the financial aid system works and why it’s important to have your expected family contribution (EFC) calculated BEFORE your student visits colleges
  • The differences between the federal and private loan programs
  • Two case studies showing how college planning makes a difference
And much much more…

Don’t miss this informative seminar!

Dates
October 11, 2018
Times
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Prices
Free
Location John Jay High School
2012 New York 52
Hopewell Jct, NY

This seminar will go over:
  • The differences between the FAFSA and CSS Profile financial aid forms and how they affect the cost of college
  • What financial aid really means to a family and how need is determined
  • The parental and student assets that take away from qualifying for financial aid
  • How the financial aid system works and why it’s important to have your expected family contribution (EFC) calculated BEFORE your student visits colleges
  • The differences between the federal and private loan programs
  • Two case studies showing how college planning makes a difference
And much much more…

Don’t miss this informative seminar!

Dates
October 19, 2018
Times
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Prices
Free
Location Holmes Whaley Lake Civic Associates
239 Route 292
Holmes, NY 12531

High school years are critical in the college planning process. There are so many items that need to be done and dates that you need to be aware of.

This class will give students the time line for Jr. & Sr. high school years that will get them ready to apply for colleges.

Students will also learn how to keep track of important events and successes in high school and create a resume they can continue to work with as they progress through high school.

In addition, they will learn the about the differences in the ACT & SAT tests and gain an understanding as to which test they would do their best on.

Don’t miss this informative seminar!

Dates
October 22, 2018
Times
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Prices
Free
Location East Fishkill Library
348 Route 376
Hopewell Junction, NY

In this one hour seminar you will learn:

  • What it takes to get into college today including the financial aid system and how it works.
  • How to maximize your student’s potential to receive scholarships, grants, & forms of merit-aid.
  • The importance of the SAT & ACT tests and how colleges value them.
  • What the more selective colleges really want to see on your student’s application.
  • How it’s possible to attend a private college for a public college price.
  • Case studies showing how college planning makes a difference.

Don’t miss this informative seminar!

Dates
October 24, 2018
Times
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Prices
Free
Location Somers Library
Route 139 & Reis Park
Somers, New York 10589

In this one hour seminar parents & students will understand:

  • The differences between the FAFSA and CSS Profile financial aid forms and how they affect the cost of college
  • What financial aid really means to a family and how need is determined
  • The parental and student assets that take away from qualifying for financial aid
  • How the financial aid system works and why it’s important to have your expected family contribution (EFC) calculated BEFORE your student visits colleges
  • The differences between the federal and private loan programs
  • Two case studies showing how college planning makes a difference

Don’t miss this informative seminar!

Dates
November 8, 2018
Times
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Prices
Free
Location Somers Library
Route 139 & Reis Park
Somers, New York 10589