Post Secondary Resources
Dear Students and Parents,
The Denver National College Fair will be at the Denver Mart on Sunday, September 24, 2017, from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. This is a great opportunity for you to meet with college representatives from all over the country to find out more about colleges that might interest you. There are currently over 260 colleges from across the United States (and several international colleges) registered to attend.
Click HERE to learn more about the fair. At the top of the page, you can follow a link to see a list of colleges and universities that are attending the fair, as well as find a link to register ahead of time.
There will also be three workshops presented during the college fair hours: The Selective College Admissions Process, The Role of the College Essay in the Admissions Process, and Understanding Financial Aid.
Don’t miss this great opportunity to meet with colleges from all over the country!
Want to learn how to navigate the college application process?
The University of Pennsylvania is offering a free course walking you through the steps! Click HERE for more info!
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College Fairs for 2017-2018
The Ultimate Guide to the College Search: How to Find Your Perfect College Match covers everything your students need to know about finding the right college, including:
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A great resource for students to help build a digital portfolio while working to create a positive digital footprint and identity online.
Answers to the most common student questions about scholarships, accreditation and the prevalence of online education in Colorado
A curated list of the best scholarships available to Colorado students, both distance learners and those interested in a traditional campus education
A detailed description of every accredited online college in Colorado
Camp Cardiac & Camp Neuro, run by medical students in over 30 cities nationwide, are 1-week summer day camps open to high school students interested in exploring careers in medicine.
Students may learn more and apply by visiting http://www.campneuro.org.
Metro Visit Days and Opportunities
On , the Art Department is hosting a shadow day. Information and registration info may be found here http://msudenver.edu/art/
Music Department is holding an All-State Audition Prep workshop on https://msudenver.edu/music/
The Theatre department will be holding a High School Night on for their production of She Kills Monsters. Please have interested students/teachers contact Megan Euler eulerm[at]msudenver[dot]edu with any questions and to RSVP for the event. On High School Night, students will be able to watch the final dress rehearsal of the production before it opens. The event is free, but we do ask that students RSVP and bring an item to contribute to our student food bank.
MINI-MEDICAL UNIVERSITY DAY
The P/SL Mini Medical University is a one-of-akind learning experience for high school students who have an interest in medicine. This action-packed, hands-on program includes a panel on careers in the hospital, as well as experiential activities. Mini Medical University will be held on
in the Colorado Room North at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center at 1719 East 19 th Avenue in Denver, Colorado 80218. Click HERE for more info
TRANSITION RESOURCE/AGENCY FAIR
For students and families of students with disabilities.
Chaparral High School
Contact Janda Bliek for more info
CSU Engineering Day
Engineering Exploration Day
* Saturday, October 15, 2016
* 8:00am - 4:00pm (Registration/Check-In: 8:00-9:00, Welcome:9:00 am)
* Lory Student Center, Engineering Building, Scott Bioengineering Building, Academic Village
* Free and open to all students and families. Registration is required Click HERE for more info.
Aviation Day- Friday September 16th
Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport - 11755 Airport Way Broomfield 80021
For more info or to RSVP, contact Nicholas Brown at 303-410-2407 or nbrown[at]redstone[dot]edu
If you are a senior interested in attending CSU in the Fall of 2017, the explore date is Friday, October 28th. Click HERE for more info!
Seniors Interested in Becoming Physicians- CU DENVER has started their recruitment cycle!
There are two program information sessions scheduled; Saturday, September 10th and Saturday, September 24th. The first session will be held at the Anschutz Medical Campus and the second session will be held at the Downtown Denver Campus; CU Denver. Each session starts promptly at 9:00 am and will last about an hour and a half. Attendees are required to RSVP and can do so by visiting the BA/BS-MD website at: