Junior/Senior News

College Fairs

 


Opportunities

Northern Kentucky University Diversity & Inclusion Closer Look Program

During this event you will have the opportunity to learn the benefits of pursuing a college education at Northern Kentucky University, hear about resources and support services available, go on a walking tour of campus, meet and network with students and staff, as well as celebrate what makes us all unique. The event is FREE and open to ALL high school students and lunch will be provided. This event is Friday, December 6 from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Click here to register.

Gen-1 Program at University of Cincinnati

What is the Gen-1 Program:

The Gen-1 Program was established in 2008 and is a living and learning community that supports Pell-eligible, first generation college students with a structured environment in which to live, learn, and work. Gen-1 helps to promote successful transition to the University of Cincinnati, first-to-second year retention, and degree completion.

Who's Eligible?

  • 1st-generation: Neither parent earned a bachelor's degree within 6 years of high school graduation
  • Pell-eligible: Determined by Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Seeking a bachelor's degree

More information on how to apply click here.

P&G Careers in Business Initiative

Are you an outstanding high school senior looking for an exciting apprenticeship at a top company?

The Procter & Gamble Careers in Business Initiative Program offers you a chance to: 1) Attend P&G Interview Day at Procter & Gamble Worldwide Headquarters and 2) Interview during P&G Interview Day for a possible Summer Apprenticeship.

At P&G Interview Day you will have an opportunity to learn how P&G is organized and talk with a diverse group of successful employees within the Company. You'll learn about P&G's commitment to diversity, gain insight into all business areas, and interview for an 8 week Full-time Apprenticeship for the summer following your graduation from high school and subsequent summers rotating through different areas of the Company.

Students selected for an Apprenticeship with Procter & Gamble will have an opportunity to work Full-time for 8 weeks in the summer. You'll receive business training, perform tasks that are a match with your skills, have a real "hands-on" experience and "own" significant responsibilities. You'll receive coaching and experienced managers will evaluate your performance. Also, you will have an opportunity to meet former Apprentices from local high schools and be a part of social and community service activities.

Click here for more information, qualifications and application link. Deadline to apply to December 2, 2019

One Miami Admission Days

Explore your opportunities at a One Miami Admission Day.

You’ll meet with admission representatives from Miami’s Oxford, Hamilton, and Middletown campuses and learn more about admission requirements and next steps for applying to each campus. Prospective high school, non-traditional, and transfer students and their families are welcome to attend. Attendees will receive an admission application fee waiver. Click here for dates and locations.

Miami University Regionals WORK+

Work+ is a program designed for Miami University Regionals students to obtain an associate or bachelor's degree while working part-time and getting their tuition paid. Students work approximately 24 hours per week with one of our work+ employers and take classes in a major of their choice. work+ makes it possible for a student to earn a college degree debt-free!

Click here for all of the information you need to know to get started!


Information

Earn and Learn - Greater Cincinnati Apprenticeship Council 

College is not for everyone and the jobs are not always there for college graduates. Why wait years to begin working in the career that interests you? Choose union apprenticeship and begin working now. Your compensation grows with your skill and knowledge, the job grows with you. Information session will be help in November. Click here for programs and upcoming sessions.

Colleges of Distinction Find the Best US Colleges and Universities here

Fastweb - College Source and Scholarship Search

Search for Scholarship and Internship Matches, College Scholarship Applications, Student Resources, Financial Aid Tips, Part=Time Jobs and more at Fastweb.com.

US Representative Brad Wenstrup's office has several opportunities for students. US Service Academy Nominations for motivated students to US Service Academies. Congressional Art Competition for students to have their art work on display in the US Capitol for a year, winners will receive air fare to travel to Washington DC for a special recognition ceremony. Internship positions for college students in Washington DC and Cincinnati District Offices. To learn more about all of these opportunities visit Wenstrup.House.gov.   

If you live in Butler or Preble county and are interested in nomination to a US Service Academy, see your guidance counselor for an applications. Applications are due October 31, 2018 for those seeking admission in the summer of 2019.                                                                        

DVS College Day Trips

These trips are free and offered to different grade levels for each college or university. Buses usually leave from the Kroger parking lot on Kenard Avenue. There is a minimum GPA and/or ACT required. All forms can be picked up in the Guidance office. Contact DVS at 513-418-3917 or info@dvseducation.org

College Applications

If you are applying on-line, be sure to submit a transcript request and any other required forms from the college or university to the Guidance Office. If you are submitting a traditional paper application, please submit your completed application to the Guidance office. Please pay attention to college application and scholarship deadline dates. Many colleges have set December 1st as their deadline date for scholarships.

ACT and SAT

The test schedule for 2019-2020 is available on the Guidance webpage and bulletin board.

ACT-SAT Tutoring

Townsend Learning Center - Gary Bohnlein (513) 742-5510


Kathleen Kahn - (513) 385-5196

University Tutor - www.universitytutor.com find a tutor in your area.

Wyzant Tutor - www.wyzant.com find a tutor in your area.

LEAP: Learning Enrichment & Assistance Program,LLC - www.LEAProgram.com

TutorMe: Online ACT prep

Open Houses/Visit Days

Click on the school listed below for more information, dates, and registration forms.

The Xavier Experience
Bluffton University
School of the Art Institute of Chicago - SAIC
Eastern Kentucky University
Ohio Dominican University
SCAD
Wright State University
Western Kentucky University
University of Dayton
University of Louisville
Case Western
University of Akron Myers School of Art  
Purdue University Fort Wayne
Ohio University Multicultural Visit Program
Paul Mitchell National Open House
North Carolina State University
Earlham College
Skidmore College
Suffolk University
Youngstown State University
Wittenberg University
Mt Carmel College of Nursing

College Visits  

Seniors have three college visit days and Juniors have one college visit day allowed this year. Click here for the form requesting a college visit day. Forms are also available in the Guidance Office and must be turned in to Mr. Zlatic one week in advance of the visit.

Service Hours

This is a friendly reminder to get the documents and signatures required and submit them to Ms. Moors Dressing or Fr Roger in the Outreach office by the due dates.