Monday, October 17, 2011

"Got Plans?" college and career fair to be held at Cuyamaca College Oct. 22

     The Grossmont Union High School District will host its eighth annual
“Got Plans?” Career & College Fair for high school students and parents on Saturday, October 22, 2011, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Cuyamaca College. 

      More than 6,000 students are expected to obtain information about  post-secondary options at the fair, which is a partnership between the Grossmont Union High School District and the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District. 

     Admissions representatives from over 90 public and private universities, community colleges, vocational schools, and the military will be in attendance. Students and parents may also participate in up to two 45-minute workshops that review options available to students after high school. The workshop topics include sessions about 4-year colleges, SAT/ACT admissions tests, 2-year colleges, financial aid, and career opportunities. Some sessions are offered in Spanish and Arabic. 

       Admission is free and the event is open to the public.  Cuyamaca College is located at 900 Rancho San Diego Parkway in Rancho San Diego, and free parking is available.  For more information regarding workshop topics or fair information, call 619.644.7000 ext. 2376 or log on to: http://intranet.guhsd.net/edserv/got_plans/info.html.