College Planning Workshops

Note: Workshop fee have been waived. Enjoy our FREE workshops!
*** Location: Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center, 2000 Kraft Drive, 2nd floor, Crescent Conference Room. 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served.

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May 17   College Admission 101   $20 per family

Ever wish there was a course covering the whole admissions experience, from dreaming to search, to visiting, to applying? This is it! Register to learn valuable information on the admissions process from staff members who have seen it from both sides — and we’ll do some myth-busting, too!

June 7   Paying for College   $20 per family

Paying for college is easy, if you started saving 18 years ago and costs haven’t gone up. For the rest of us in the real world, we will present some alternatives you may have never thought of. There is no reason to leave college tens of thousands of dollars in debt if you’re open to some ideas that don’t get as much press as the FAFSA.

June 21   Your College Visits   $20 per family

The college visit is the single most important factor in determining whether a college is right for you. Discover some time- and money-saving gems from the college visit experts at

July 12   Free Money for College: Where and How to Find Scholarships   $20 per family

College scholarships are not just something a university bestows on applicants. Learn how to find scholarships from the thousands that are offered by organizations and individuals in the community, nationally, and world-wide.

Remember: Attend two of these informative workshops and the registration fee for any subsequent workshops will be waived.