Austin, TX Area College Fair Event

Date

Sunday, November 15, 2015

Location

Gethsemane Lutheran Church
200 West Anderson Lane
Austin, TX 78752

Agenda

3:00 p.m.  Pre-Event Hot Topics Discussion
Topics:  A college degree and the job market, issues concerning one of the most important financial decisions you will make, financial impact of graduating on time, navigating the admissions frenzy–reflections on the book, “Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be”–Author, Frank Bruni, Gallup research:  Wellbeing  (Career, Social, Financial, Physical, Community), return on investment–a case study, the real scoop on student loan debt, choices and options for finding your passion, and college majors and interest inventories
4:00 p.m.  Registration and Refreshments Break
4:30 p.m.  Financial Aid: Strategies to Help Put All the Pieces Together
5:15 p.m. A panel discussion and meet-and-greet with several admissions representatives
5:45-7:00 p.m. College Fair (hors d’oeuvres/beverages will be served)

 

Participating Colleges

  • Concordia University, St. Paul
  • Concordia University, Texas
  • Luther College
  • Pacific Lutheran University
  • Texas Lutheran University
  • Valparaiso University
  • Wartburg College
 
 
Private College 529 Plan
Thrivent Financial
LCMS
ELCA