Our annual Fall College Mini-Fair is this coming Tuesday, October 10th, from 6:30-8:00pm in the Dining Hall, and is open to all Kent students regardless of grade level. Please note that this is the only mini-fair we are offering this fall. Almost all of these institutions will not be visiting Kent during the day for individual college visits, so this… Continue reading 2017 COLLEGE MINI-FAIR: TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10, 6:30-8:00PM, DINING HALL
Last week, Ms. Haines, Mr. Coulombe, and Mr. Cross attended the 2017 NACAC (National Association for College Admission Counseling) National Conference in Boston. This annual conference brings together all the players in the college admissions process including college and school counselors, college admissions representatives, independent educational consultants, community-based organizations, and educational vendors and exhibitors. We… Continue reading 2017 NACAC NATIONAL CONFERENCE (BOSTON)
It’s never too early to start… Earlier this week, 4th formers met in groups with their college counselors to check in and go over the next steps in our college process. Although it may seem early to start this process, it isn’t too early to set yourself up for success by being thoughtful about what… Continue reading 4TH FORM SPRING/SUMMER 2017 CHECKLIST
Recently, Kent’s college counselors were invited to attend Yale’s first ever Connecticut Counselor Program. Today Mr. Cross, along with dozens of college and guidance counselors from high schools all over the state, traveled to New Haven to meet with members of the undergraduate admissions office to learn more about Yale and its admissions process. Along with a discussion… Continue reading YALE CONNECTICUT COUNSELOR PROGRAM
Thank you to all our college representatives for coming to Kent for our spring college fair. Thank you also to all the students and families who attended to learn more from our guests and what their institutions have to offer.
Check out some scenes from the fair:
This Sunday (April 23rd), from 4:00-5:30 pm, Kent will host our annual College Fair with 80+ (and counting) colleges and universities setting up information tables in Nadal Hockey Rink. Admissions reps from these institutions are ready to speak with anyone who comes to their tables, regardless to whether you are a 3rd former or PG or… Continue reading COLLEGE FAIR TIPS
Written by Rebecca Sabky, former Director of International Admissions at Dartmouth College, this opinion piece in the New York Times shows that true kindness does not go unnoticed in the college admissions process. Check This Box if You’re a Good Person “On college applications, every so often, the kindness of a student can’t help shining… Continue reading “CHECK THIS BOX IF YOU’RE A GOOD PERSON”