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Lincoln Sudbury Regional High School will sponsor a college fair on March 17. Students and families will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from colleges, as well as gap year and internship programs.
The MetroWest College and Career Fair will be at Ashland High School on March 24. Many colleges will be in attendance, as well as professionals from numerous industries who will be available to meet with students and parents.
The Education Cooperative will host a college fair on March 28 at Westwood High School. The fair enables students to network with various colleges to discuss admissions, college life and other information important to the college application process.
CollegeWeekLive offers online college fairs, informational seminars, virtual college open houses and other events focusing on the college admission and financial aid processes. Virtual programs are held throughout the year and are free to attend. Please visit CollegeWeekLive for more information.
MEFA’s (Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority) seminars are offered at high schools and community organizations across Massachusetts and provide age-specific information about planning, saving and paying for college.
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