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Upcoming College Fair's and Workshops
The College Fairs of Greater Denver are coming soon! There will be approximately 250 colleges at each location. Visit www.CollegeFairsDenver.org, for a complete list of colleges attending.


Mountain Vista High School In & Out-of-State College Fair & Workshops, Highlands Ranch
Saturday, September 29, 2018
10:00AM - Noon

Monarch High School Out-of-State College Fair, Louisville
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Lakewood High School Out-of-State College Fair, Lakewood
Thursday, October 4, 2018
6:30PM - 8:00 PM
PSAT - SAT - ACT at Middle Park High School
PSAT/NMSQT
MPHS will be offering the PSAT on National Test Day, Wednesday, October 10 at 8:00 a.m. in the auditorium. This test administration serves at the only qualifier for the National Merit Scholarship for juniors. Students from all grade levels are welcome to test, however, only juniors are able to qualify for the scholarship. The cost is $25/student payable by cash or check. Please register in the counseling office. Spaces are limited, so don’t hesitate!

SAT & ACT Dates at MPHS
All ACT test dates are available at www.actstudent.org. MPHS will be offering the ACT on Saturday, October 27, Saturday, December 8, and Saturday, June 8.

SAT information can be found at https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat
MPHS will be offering the SAT on Saturday, October 6, Saturday, December 1, and Saturday, May 4.

Registration information and practice materials are also available in the counseling office.
Student Financial Aid Help
Did you know that as of this year, parents and students can apply for FAFSA (Federal Application for Federal Student Aid) as of October 1, 2018? Applying for FAFSA as soon as possible is advised for the best advantage of financial awards for college. Here are some helpful links:

Application Process:
https://fafsa.ed.gov/
https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa
https://secure.collegeincolorado.org/Financial_Aid_Planning/Financial_Aid_101/_default.aspx

Parent Resources:
https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/resources

Adam Ruins Videos on the FAFSA:
https://www.youtube.com/user/FederalStudentAid


Counselors are always available to sit down and walk through the FAFSA process with students and parents. Let us know if we can help!


Ben Polonowski: 970-887-2104 x 209
Kate Walker: 970-887-2104 x 208


Denver National College Fair
Denver National College Fair

Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018

1-4 p.m.

Denver Merchandise Mart

(451 E. 58th Ave., Denver, CO 80216)



Please share this information with your students and families via counseling system announcements, social media and on site advertisements. Posters promoting the event are available online in English and Spanish, and posters were mailed to all high schools within 75 miles of the fair location. (If you did not receive a poster from NACAC, and would like one, please let us know!)



More than 300 post-secondary options will be represented, and institutions are still registering! Please feel free to contact us with any questions.



Best,



Elisa M. Krapcha Meggan Mattson

Co-Chairperson Co-Chairperson

The University of Kansas College Fit Counseling

ekrapcha@ku.edu meggan@collegefitcounseling.com
FAFSA applications
Parents and Guardians of Seniors, It is time to fill out and complete the FAFSA.

Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form is the first step toward getting federal aid for college, career school, or graduate school.

Please check out the links for more information about FAFSA and the online form:

https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=19&v=gUis5lityCQ