Parents and students expected to converge on Greater Grace Temple to get answers on everything from financial aid to admissions to college testing
(Detroit) –– It’s the biggest college fair in Detroit, and offers a tremendous opportunity for parents, college-bound seniors, and other students to gain valuable information on getting into college. Greater Grace Temple and the National Scholarship Service present “It’s More Than A College Fair” with more than 40 college recruiters providing answers on admissions, scholarships, financial aid, testing, and other matters. Yet, that’s only part of the story, as info on skilled trades to technical school to the armed forces, law enforcement opportunities and much more will be included. It happens at Greater Grace Temple, 23500 W. Seven Mile Road on November 13-14, 2014, (Thurs./Fri. 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. / Thurs. Only – 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.)
Representatives from some of the nation’s top colleges from historically black colleges and universities to the University of Michigan and Michigan State as well as a number of community colleges will be present. Admission is FREE.
“As Detroit undergoes its massive renaissance, It’s More Than a College Fair will consist of two-year-community colleges, four-year colleges/universities, skilled trades, apprenticeships, vocational schools, technical schools, armed forces, public safety and career representatives, says organizer Tyrone Winfrey.
The college fair is absolutely free and open to everyone. For more information call the National Scholarship Service in Atlanta, GA at (404) 522-7260 or contact Detroit School Board member Tyrone Winfrey at TWinfrey@eaaofmichigan.org .