Last chance for College Pathways 2017 at Johnson State College

Don’t miss out on VSAC essentials for your education plans after high school

WINOOSKI (April 17, 2017) – Take the stress out of planning for your education after high school at VSAC’s  final College Pathways event for 2017, April 29, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at Johnson State College.

Thousands of Vermont students and parents have gotten a leg up on college planning at these essential workshops, which cover the entire college process, including:

  • Financial aid and managing costs
  • Strategies for the SAT and ACT
  • The admissions process: step by step
  • Applying to selective colleges
  • Intercollegiate sports
  • Keep calm and prepare for freshman year
  • Campus support for students with learning disabilities
  • The college search: finding the right fit
  • Free college during high school
  • Writing the admissions essay

Workshops fill up fast. To reserve your seat, register and get information at www.vsac.org/CollegePathways. Walk-ins are welcome too! While on campus, stay for lunch and take a tour led by Johnson State’s admissions team.

Here’s what past attendees said:

  • “I was so confused and anxious about my future. This workshop gave me many helpful tips. Thank you!” (student)
  • “The SAT/ACT prep blew my mind.” (student)
  • “Thinking about college is overwhelming … but now I know where to begin. You provided excellent guidelines & resources.” (parent)

About VSAC – Changing Lives through Education and Training since 1965

Vermont Student Assistance Corporation is a public, nonprofit agency established by the Vermont Legislature in 1965 to help Vermonters achieve their education and training goals after high school. VSAC serves students and their families in grades 7-12, as well as adults returning to school, by providing education and career planning services, need-based grants, scholarships and education loans. VSAC has awarded more than $600 million in grants and scholarships for Vermont students, and also administers Vermont’s 529 college savings plan. Share your VSAC story by email to myVSACstory@vsac.org or submit a video to YouTube. Find us at www.vsac.org or check in on Facebook and Twitter. #changing lives