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UC to Host College Night for High School Students, Returning Adults
115 Colleges to be Represented
Written By Lexi March, PR Intern '13
Learn about programs, athletics, campus life and more
Utica, NY (10/02/2012)- The Mohawk Valley Counselors Association (MVCA) College Night returns to the Utica College (UC) campus on Tuesday, Oct. 9 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Clark Athletic Center.
High school students, parents and adults interested in college from all over the region are invited to meet with representatives from 115 colleges including Utica College, SUNY Cortland, St. John Fischer College, Sage College, and many more. There is no charge to attend, and it is not necessary to register before coming.
Prospective students can learn about various programs offered, sports, campus life, tuition, scholarships and much more from the college representatives. UC hosted college night previously in 2009; at that time, more than 1,500 people met with numerous college reps.
For more information about the event, contact Jessica Nelson, senior associate director of admissions, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Utica College – Utica College, founded in 1946, is a comprehensive private institution offering bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees. The College, located in upstate central New York, approximately 90 miles west of Albany and 50 miles east of Syracuse, currently enrolls over 3,700 students in 37 undergraduate majors, 27 minors, 22 master’s and two doctoral degree programs.
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