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Further information: Contact Joseph Giomboni
Public Relations Office, (570) 208-5957
September 22, 2017 – King’s College will host several events this fall that will offer prospective students the opportunity to learn more about the college and to inform and update students and their families on the benefits of pursuing a King’s education.
King’s will host Open Houses for high school students and their families from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 22, and Sunday, Nov. 12. Participants will have an opportunity to attend sessions on the various academic majors at King’s College. Sessions on financial aid, career planning and placement, as well as the honors, study abroad, and internship programs will be available. A panel discussion of student life at King’s also will be featured.
High school seniors also have an opportunity to experience a day in the life of a King’s student by attending classes, meeting with admission representatives, and taking a tour the campus during Senior Preview Days from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Oct. 6, Oct. 20, Oct. 27, Nov. 3, Nov. 10, Nov. 17, Dec. 1 and Dec. 8.
During both events, King’s financial aid experts will provide useful general information about the financial aid application process and timetable, including how to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). They will also cover in detail federal and state financial aid programs and financing options.
The Open Houses and Senior Preview Days are free and advance registration is preferable. To register, visit the website www.kings.edu/admissions/admission_events. For more information, please contact Dr. Thomas Landon, associate director of admissions, at 570-208-8389, or the Office of Financial Aid at (570) 208-5876.