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Be Bold: College Prep Workshop

Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 08:30 AM until 12:15 PM

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Mills College
5000 Macarthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94613
United States

As high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors begin the adventure of finding the right college, we invite students and their families to this open house event. You'll learn tips and techniques for navigating the college application process from our own admissions experts. We also welcome high school seniors who are planning to transfer later from a community college.

Get the inside scoop at workshops on:
  • Completing college applications
  • Writing your personal statement
  • Standing out in admission interviews
  • Planning ahead to finance your education
You'll also enjoy a tour of our beautiful campus, led by a current Mills student.

Program at a Glance: 
8:00 am Early Bird Campus Tours (optional)
8:30 am Program Check-In 
9:00 am Welcome & Opening Remarks 
9:40 am Select 1 session to attend
Demystifying the College Application
The Transfer Track: Planning Your Path from Community College 
Find Your Voice: Crafting Your Personal Statement 
Make a Statement: Stand Out in Interviews & On Paper  
Invest in Your Future: How to Finance Your College Education 
10:30 am Select 1 session to attend
Demystifying the College Application
Find Your Voice: Crafting Your Personal Statement 
Make a Statement: Stand Out in Interviews & On Paper  
Invest in Your Future: How to Finance Your College Education 
11:20 am  Select 1 session to attend
Demystifying the College Application
Find Your Voice: Crafting Your Personal Statement 
Make a Statement: Stand Out in Interviews & On Paper  
Campus Tour
12:15 pm Program Concludes
* a more comprehensive program schedule will be emailed to you with descriptions of all available workshops 

Registration is no longer available because the registration deadline has passed.