University of Nevada Reno announces Nevada Bound on Friday, April 4th. This is a one day bus trip for Juniors and Seniors to visit the UNR Campus in Reno. Students must reserve their seat by contacting the UNR representative Carmen Coleman at email@example.com or 510-393-4411. This is not a school affiliated field trip.
Washington University in St. Louis Admissions Information Session on Saturday, April 5th 3:00pm-4:00pm at the Crowne Plaza San Francisco International Airport, 1177 Airport Blvd., Burlingame, CA. For directions, please call (650) 342-9200. No reservation is needed. For more information, call (800) 638-0700
College and Career Night at Prospects High School on Tuesday, April 8th 4:00pm-6:30pm. 820 W. 2nd St., Antioch, CA. This is a college fair in an informal setting for students and their parents. Come hear presentations from College Representatives on DVC and LMC. Visit with reps from community colleges, vocational schools, art colleges, military, culinary and other programs. For more information call 925-779-7490.
CSU Humboldt announces HSU Preview Plus Thursday, April 10th through Saturday, April 12th Student Academic Services is sponsoring a field trip to Humboldt State University (HSU). This trip is for students who have applied to HSU and have been provisionally accepted for Fall, 2014. You will see the campus, meet with counselors, advisors, faculty members and current students. This is an opportunity for you to personally witness and experience the quality of HSU. Transportaiton will be provided by charter bus. Students must sign-up by clicking on "Submit Preview Plus Interest Form" here: http://humboldt.edu/sasop/ Please call with questions: Adrienne Colegrove-Raymond at 707-826-4791 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Paul Mitchell the school of the East Bay is hosting a Preview Day on Saturday, April 18th 10:00am-12:00pm. This is an exclusive opportunity for High School Students and their support teams to experience the culture and energy of a Paul Mitchell School education. Call 925-691-7687 to reserve your space today.
WACAC Spring College Fairs 2014
WACAC (Western Association for College Admission Counseling) is pleased to offer eight College Fairs in Spring 2014. They will be conducted in conjunction with the NACAC College Fairs taking place in Southern California and in San Francisco. The fairs will be held at:
Las Vegas Academy - Monday, April 28
Sacramento State - Sunday, May 4
University of the Pacific - Monday, May 5
Sonoma State – Tuesday, May 6
Dominican University – Wednesday, May 7
Mission College – Thursday, May 8
CSU East Bay (Hayward) – Friday, May 9
Saint Mary's College – Saturday, May 10
Registration opens in Mid March for the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Summer Camps. First come, first served registration.
Engineering Summer Camp at Diablo Valley College
Biotechnology Summer Camp at CSU East Bay, Concord Campus
Environmental Sciences Summer Camp at CSU East Bay, Concord Campus
Students must register online. For more information call Liz Ritchie 925-684-4995
The ASVAB Test is scheduled for Monday, March 10, 2014 at 3:00pm in the East Cafeteria. DVHS Students must be in the 10th, 11th, or 12th to sign up.
The ASVAB test will help you determine eligibility for the Military as well as offer you a Career Assessment at no charge.
Click on the link below for details about the ASVAB. See Mrs. Price at the Career Center to sign up.
Students who are applying to a four year University should sign up to take a College entrance exam such as the ACT or SAT.
Test Date: April 12, 2014
Deadline: March 7, 2014
Test Date: June 14, 2014
Deadline: May 9, 2014
Test date: May 3, 2014
Deadline: April 4, 2014
Test Date: June 7, 2014
Deadline: May 9, 2014
All graduating senior students and their parents should complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and a Cal Grant application. To learn more about various types of Financial Aid, students and parents may come to the Career Center to get a copy of the Fund your Future magazine. The Cal Grant application must be postmarked no later than March 2, 2014.
New meeting day: Starting March 4th The College and Career club will meet every Tuesday at 3:00pm in the Career Center. See you there!
Tuesday, March 11th with Mrs. Moodie-Banks with Contra Costa County Office of Education ROP program. Write your Resume workshop. Come and get help either to write a new resume or to get critique for your current resume.
Tuesday, March 18th at 3:00pm Peer group - College facts with fun
Tuesday, March 25th at 3:00pm Peer group - College facts with fun