VU Jasper makes choosing the right college easier

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September 18, 2017

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JASPER, Ind. - Finding just the right college - one that fits individual educational goals, lifestyle, and budget - can be time-consuming and challenging.  The Vincennes University Jasper Regional College Fair will offer an opportunity for students and parents to gather information from nearly 30 colleges in just one evening. 

The VU Jasper Regional College Fair will take place on Oct. 2, 6-7:30 p.m. (EDT), at the Ruxer Center.  A special session on college financial aid will be offered at 7:30 p.m. in the Center for Technology, Innovation and Manufacturing. This presentation will be led by Stan Werne, director of Financial Aid. Both events are free and high school students and their parents are invited to attend.

This one-stop shopping event will give students the chance to meet with college representatives to discuss entrance requirements, campus life, application deadlines, majors, and financial aid programs available at their respective institutions.

In addition to VU and VU Jasper, institutions planning to attend include Ball State University, Bellarmine University, Butler University, Franklin College, Hanover College, Holy Cross College, Indiana State University, Indiana Tech, Indiana University, Indiana Wesleyan, IUPUI, Ivy Tech Community College, Johnson and Wales University, Kentucky Wesleyan, Marian University, Purdue University, Ranken Technical College, Rose Hulman, Trine University, University of Evansville, University of Indianapolis, University of Southern Indiana, Wabash College, Western Kentucky University, and Xavier University.