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College Night for Seniors Powerpoint

Student Smart programs are held at Los Angeles Public Library Central Library and branches.  Sign up at the library holding the program ASAP - space is limited.


Paying for College

College is an investment, especially financially, so the cost of college is a typical concern for students and their families. The Princeton Review will provide information on how to make paying for college affordable. Participants will learn about different forms of financial aid, applying for scholarships and how to make smart financial decisions. (This session will be conducted in both English/Spanish)

Central Library - Teen’Scape · Saturday, August 8, 2020 · 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

College 101 - Learn about the college application process and admission requirements.

Princeton Review staff will discuss college admission requirements and application timelines. Learn the differences between community, four-year colleges and universities (private, CSUs, UCs and out of state options). What is Early Admission/Early Decision? Why do they care about your high school GPA and test scores? Seminar ends with time for questions and answers.

Angeles Mesa Branch · Saturday, February 20, 2020 · 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Platt Branch · Saturday, April 25, 2020 · 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Chinatown Branch · Tuesday, May 16, 2020 · 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Central Library - Teen’Scape · Saturday, August 1, 2020 · 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

College Application - Personal Statement

(For 11th & 12th grade; fall only) Learn key tips for a stellar college application essay in this one-hour session. Most colleges require you to submit an essay or personal statement as part of your college application.

Porter Ranch Branch · Saturday, February 22, 2019 · 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Central Library - Teen’Scape · Saturday, August 22, 2019 · 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.