Four college fairs to be held in October

Oct. 1, 2006, midnight | By Lois Bangiolo | 15 years, 1 month ago

Black College Expo and National Christian College Fair visit D.C. area

Four college fairs will be held in the Washington, D.C. area in the beginning of October. All fairs will feature college and university representatives and give students an opportunity to learn about the institutions and ask questions about the admissions process.

The Black College Expo is coming to the Prince Georges Sports and Learning Center in Landover on Oct. 7. More than 50 historically black colleges and universities will be attending this event, which promotes the enrollment of African Americans into college. Admission is $5.

On Oct. 9, Albert Einstein High School in Kensington will host a college fair from 6-8 p.m. About 100 colleges and universities are scheduled to attend. The Sallie Mae Foundation, will give a presentation on "Paying for College" after the fair at 8 p.m.

On Oct. 11, the Montgomery County College Expo will be held at the Discovery Sports Center in Germantown. The college fair will be occur in two segments, from 9:45-12:45 p.m. during the day and from 6-8 p.m. that night. Students can obtain a permission slip from the career center to attend the session during the school day.

The National Christian College Fair, which more than over 30 Christian universities will be attending, will also be held on Oct. 19 at the McLean Bible Church in Vienna, VA from 7-9 p.m.

Colleges Attending (listed alphabetically):

Black College Expo
Prince Georges Sports and Learning Center, 8001 Sheriff Road, Landover, MD
Click here for more information.

Alabama State University Bennet College Bethune Cookman Central State University
Delaware State University Florida A&M University Florida Memorial College Grambling State University
Hampton University Jackson State Johnson C. Smith Lane College
Lincoln University MO Lincoln University PA Miles College Mississippi Valley State University
North Carolina A&T Paine College Philander Smith College Prairie View A&M
Southern University Wiley College Tennessee State University Tuskegee
University of Arizona Pine Bluff

Einstein College Fair
11135 Newport Mill Road, Kensington, MD 20895

Agnes Scott College GAAllegany College of Maryland MDAmerican University DCBall State University IN
Bates College MEBentley College MABinghamton University NYBoston University MA
Case Western Reserve University OHCatholic University of America DCColgate University NYCollege of Notre Dame of Maryland MD
College of the Holy Cross MAColorado State University COConcord University WVDavidson College NC
Davis and Elkins College WVDenison University OHDrew University NJDuquesne University
East Carolina University NCEckerd College FLFairfield University CTFisk University
Florida Southern College FLFordham University NYFrostburg State University MDGeorge Mason University VA
Georgetown University DCGeorgia Institute of Technology GAGettysburg College PAGrinnell College IA
Hamilton College NYHampshire College MAHaverford College PAHigh Point University NC
Hiram CollegeHofstra University NYHood College MDHoward University DC
Indiana University INIndiana University of Pennsylvania PAIona College NYIthaca College NY
Johns Hopkins University MDJohnson & Wales University RIJuniata College PALafayette College PA
Lawrence University WILebanon Valley College PALincoln University PALoyola College MD
Manhattan College NYMary Baldwin College VAMaryland Inst College of Art MDMarymount University VA
Miami University at Oxford OH Middlebury College VTMillsaps College MSMontgomery College MD
Mount St. Mary's College MDNortheastern University MANorthwestern University ILOberlin College OH
Ohio Wesleyan University OHPenn State University PAPolytechnic University NYPurdue University IN
Sacred Heart University CTSalisbury University MDSavannah College of Art and Design GASimmons College MA
St. Lawrence University NYSt. Mary's College MDState University of New YorkStevens Inst of Technology NJ
Susquehanna University PASwarthmore College PASyracuse University NYTowson University MD
Trinity College CTTrinity University DCU MD Eastern ShoreUniversity of Baltimore MD
University of Iowa IAUniversity of Mary Washington VAUniversity of Maryland Baltimore CountyUniversity of Maryland College Park
University of Massachusetts at AmherstUniversity of Miami FLUniversity of Michigan MI University of Notre Dame IN
University of Oregon ORUniversity of Pennsylvania PAUniversity of Pittsburgh PAUniversity of Rhode Island
University of Scranton PAUniversity of the District of ColumbiaWake Forest University NCWashington College MD
Worcester Polytechnic MAXavier University OH

Christian College Fair
McLean Bible Church, 8925 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, VA
Click here for more information.

Asbury CollegeBaptist Bible CollegeBelhaven CollegeCalvin College
Cedarville UniversityCharleston Southern UniversityColumbia International UniversityDavis College
Eastern Mennonite UniversityEastern Nazarene CollegeEastern UniversityGardner-Webb University
Geneva CollegeGordon CollegeGrace CollegeHoughton College
Huntington UniversityJohn Brown UniversityLancaster Bible CollegeLeTourneau University
Messiah CollegeMilligan CollegeMoody Bible InstituteNyack College
Palm Beach Atlantic UniversityPhiladelphia Biblical UniversityRoberts Wesleyan CollegeSoutheastern University
Taylor UniversityThe Master's CollegeTrinity Christian CollegeUnion University
Valley Forge Christian CollegeWashington Bible College

Montgomery County College Expo
Discovery Sports Center 18031 Central Park Circle, Germantown, MD 20841
Click here for more information.

Allegany College of Maryland Alvernia College Ball State University Barbizon School of Modeling
Barton College Bentley College Binghamton University Bowie State University
Central Pennsylvania College Chatham College Clark University Coastal Carolina University
College of Santa Fe Concord University Davis & Elkins CollegeDeVryUniversity
East Carolina University Eastern University Elizabethtown College Emory University-Oxford College
Fairleigh Dickinson University Florida International University Florida Southern College Frostburg University
George Mason University Goldey-Beacom College Goucher College Harcum College
High Point University Hofstra University Hood College Illinois Wesleyan University
Indiana UniversityIona College Juniata College Lebanon Valley College
Liberty University Limestone College Loyola College of Maryland Lynn University
Manhattan College Marist College Marlboro College Marquette University
Marshall University Mary Baldwin College Maryland Army National Guard Mcgill University
Mercyhurst College Messiah College Methodist College Moravian College
Mount Aloysius College Mount St. Mary's University North Carolina A&T State University North Carolina State University
Northeastern University Penn State UniversityPennsylvania College of Technology Plymouth State University
Polytechnic University Quinnipiac University Regis College Restaurant School at Walnut Hill
Rider University Rochester Institute of Technology Rollins College Saint Vincent College
Salisbury University Seton Hill University Sewanee: The University of the South Shepherd University
Shippensburg University Simmons College St. George's University St. Johns University
St. Mary's College of Maryland State University of New York Stevens Institute of Technology Suffolk University
Syracuse University Unity College University of BuffaloUniversity of Charleston
University of Hartford University of Maine University of Maryland Eastern Shore University of Maryland Baltimore County
University of Maryland University College University of Montana University of New England University of Notre Dame
University of Pittsburgh University of RochesterUniversity of South Carolina University of South Florida
University of Southern California University of Virginia Ursinus College United States Naval Academy
US Navy Virginia Commonwealth University Virginia State University Virginia Tech
Washington & Jefferson College Washington College Washington Liberty State College West Virginia University
Wittenberg University

Lois Bangiolo. Lois Bangiolo was born on March 14, pi day, an auspicious date as she is now in the math-science magnet. In addition to writing for Silver Chips Online she runs track and is secretary of the MBHS Key Club. More »

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