Application Preparation Workshop Series
This Application Preparation Workshop Series is designed to offer tools to students, families, and counselors through the college application process. Each month, our Admissions Team and University faculty and staff will offer a webinar on a different part of the application process. Join us to gain expert advice on essay writing, financial aid, portfolio preparation, and many other topics.
Financing a College Education
Tuesday, December 8 at 6 p.m. ET
The cost of a college degree is an important factor to consider when looking for the right fit university, but there's more to the story than just the price tag. It's never too early to start thinking about the financial aid process and the different types of financing options available to students. Hosted by the Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions Jalil Davis, this session will will guide you through information about types of aid, how to apply for grants and scholarships and resources to find outside scholarships through various organizations.
Insider's Guide to the Admission Committee
Are you wondering what the admissions committee is looking for when they review applications for admission? Watch Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions Christie Ruggiere and workshop facilitator and Admissions Counselor Christine Delong in this pre-recorded college application workshop: Insider’s Guide To the Admissions Committee. Find out what colleges are looking for!
Writing Personal Statements for Your College Applications
Are you working through the college application process and in need of essay-writing assistance? Watch Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions Christie Ruggiere along with workshop facilitator and Drexel English professor Scott Warnock in this pre-recorded college application workshop: Writing Personal Statements for Your College Applications. Don’t let the college essay stress you out any longer!
Crafting your Portfolio for College Success
Nervous about submitting a portfolio? You're not alone! Watch Director of Recruitment at the Westphal College of Media Arts and Design Katie Gross in this recorded session to learn about projects that will enhance your work, quick tips on documentation, and presentation techniques to perfect your college-ready portfolio. Whether you're new to this process or about to submit your portfolio, Katie will guide you through what is really needed to make sure your work is ready for review.