Oct
1
Tue
October is MN College Knowledge Month
Oct 1 @ 7:00 am – Oct 31 @ 11:30 pm
  • As Minnesota high school students think about applying to college, application fees should not be a barrier.  There are man opportunities for students to apply to Minnesota institutions – of all kinds: 2 yr, 4 yr, public, private – for free.
  • October is known as “MN College Knowledge Month” with a focus on “Explore, Plan, Apply” – whether it is a post-secondary institution, a military option, or the workforce.
  • College Knowledge website with more information: http://bit.ly/freecollegeapps 
  • For a list of colleges waiving fees during College Knowledge Month, click here
Oct
14
Mon
Daily College Visits/Events @ Chanhassen High School CRC
Oct 14 all-day

Students – sign up for all college visits using the FlexTime Scheduler

For an alphabetical list of upcoming college visits, click here.

Oct
15
Tue
Daily College Visits/Events @ Chanhassen High School CRC
Oct 15 all-day
  • 8:20-8:48am: University of St. Thomas (St. Paul, MN) – Caitlyn Schulz
  • 9:10-9:38am: Concordia College (Moorhead, MN) – Brandon Wente
  • 10:20-10:48am: St. Catherine University (St. Kate’s, St. Paul, MN) – Rachael Gasperetti
  • Lunches: Military Service Fair, stop by tables during your lunch.
  • 1:30-1:59pm: Rochester Institute of Technology (Rochester, NY) – Tonya Dolezal
  • 6:30-8:00pm: District Financial Aid Night primarily for seniors, other grades welcome, Chan HS Theater. Presenter: University of St. Thomas Financial Aid Office

Students – sign up for all college visits using the FlexTime Scheduler

For an alphabetical list of upcoming college visits, click here.

 

Military Service Fair @ Chanhassen High School Commons
Oct 15 @ 10:48 am – 1:08 pm
  • Lunches 10:48am-1:08pm: Military Service Fair – we bring together a wide variety of options to serve in the military: enlisted branches, reserves, ROTC, service academies, etc.  Each option will have their own table so you can stop by during your lunch time.  Parents are welcome to attend.
District Financial Aid Night @ Chanhassen High School Theater
Oct 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
  • 6:30-8:00pm: Please join us for our annual “District Financial Aid Night” in the Chanhassen High School Theater.  This is a district-wide event that is primarily for seniors and their parents who will be applying for federal financial aid using FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid, https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa) which first opens on October 1 each year – but all are welcome to hear an overview of the Financial Aid Process.  Our speaker will be Neil Leibundguth from the University of St. Thomas Financial Aid Office.
Oct
16
Wed
PSAT Test Date @ Chanhassen High School Back Gym
Oct 16 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • PSAT test date: click here for more information about the PSAT and registration information.  Registration closes on October 4.
Oct
21
Mon
Daily College Visits/Events @ Chanhassen High School CRC
Oct 21 all-day

Students – sign up for all college visits using the FlexTime Scheduler

For an alphabetical list of upcoming college visits, click here.

Christian College Fair @ Southwest Christian High School
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Oct
22
Tue
Daily College Visit/Events @ Chanhassen High School CRC
Oct 22 all-day

Students – sign up for all college visits using the FlexTime Scheduler

For an alphabetical list of upcoming college visits, click here.

Local Information Session: Vanderbilt, Tufts, Vassar @ W Minneapolis - Foshay Tower
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Information Session hosted by the Directors of Admissions from Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN), Tufts University (Medford, MA), and Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY).  The 90-minute session includes a general overview of a highly selective admission process, an overview of the 3 schools, discussion of admission and financial aid processes, and time for questions. Students may RSVP/register here.