Representatives from nearly 200 colleges and universities will be at the 2017 Miami National College Fair – on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, to meet with students and parents on subjects such as financial aid, college planning, admission, and testing requirements.
The Fair, which has free admission, will be held from 12 - 4 p.m., at the DoubleTree Miami Mart Airport Hotel & Convention Center, 777 N.W. 72nd Ave., Miami, FL 33126. Parking is $5, cash only.
Informational sessions will be presented in Spanish and Haitian Creole. A Counseling Center also will be available to allow students and their parents the opportunity to talk with trained professionals regarding college preparation, admissions and scholarships.
Requesting information from multiple colleges/universities at the College Fair is easy. By pre-registering, students can print a bar-coded confirmation to be used at the Fair as an electronic ID. Students can pre-register at www.gotomyncf.com.
The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) and Miami-Dade County Public Schools are sponsors of the event. School Board Member Perla Tabares Hantman is co-chair of the local committee of the National College Fair. This is her 20th consecutive year as Co-Chair. Every year NACAC sponsors fairs in more than 50 cities across the country attracting 650,000 students and parents.
For more information, contact the College Fair hotline at 305-995-1739 or visit www.nacacnet.org. Follow the event at #collegefairmiami.
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