College Fair on Oct. 4 is free and open to the public

Prospective college students, their families, and the public are invited to attend the 11th annual Beaver County College Fair, to take place from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, in the Penn State Beaver gymnasium. The event is free and no registration is required.

Representatives from more than 100 colleges, universities, technical schools and the military will be at the College Fair to provide information and answer questions. The event, which is cosponsored by Beaver campus and the Beaver County Times, is recognized as the premier college fair serving Beaver county students.

Representatives from schools, universities, and colleges from Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, New York, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Vermont, Michigan, Virginia, and Indiana are expected to participate. For a complete list of institutions expected to attend, visit http://www.beaver.psu.edu/BeaverCountyCollegeFair.htm.

In addition to college recruiters, a representative from the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) will be available to answer questions about financial aid. Representatives from the Educational Opportunity Centers and the Beaver Valley Intermediate Unit's Regional Choice Initiative Program will available as well.

Plenty of free parking is available on campus, and parking attendants will be available to provide parking direction. For more information, contact the Beaver Admissions Office at br-admissions@psu.edu or 1-877-JOIN-PSU, or visit http://www.beaver.psu.edu.

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Last Updated September 17, 2012