College admission and financial aid news for students, parents, and educators.

NACAC (National Association for College Admission Counseling) is hosting free virtual and in-person college fairs this fall. These fairs are very well attended by colleges located throughout the country and abroad. They provide an ideal opportunity for students to learn more about their schools of interest. To register for a college fair, please click here.

Six Colleges (Amherst, Bowdoin, Carleton, Pomona, Swarthmore, and Williams) is offering free in-person and virtual events for high school families during September. Please visit this website to learn more.

The Education Cooperative is hosting a college fair at Waltham High School on October 3.

Coalition for College is offering multiple panel discussions and workshops this fall covering a wide range of topics related to the college search and application process. All events are free. Parents and students are encouraged to attend.

MEFA’s (Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority) programs are currently being offered virtually and provide age-specific information about planning, saving and paying for college.

NEACAC (New England Association For College Admission Counseling) is offering in-person college fairs during the fall semester. Please visit this website for the schedule.

15 on the 15th: Liberal Arts Colleges Across the U.S. is a group of 15 colleges that will be offering virtual events for prospective students on the 15th of each month from April–November 2023. This group includes Bates College, Skidmore College, Wesleyan University, and others. For additional information and to register, please read here.