Last Updated: May 1, 2014
by Jordhan Briggs
If you like our Cappex page on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, or have us in your circle on Google+ – you have probably read about the CappexConnect Online College Fair. However, we are sure you have some questions about how awesome it really is. Here is everything you need to know:
What is the CappexConnect Online College Fair?
The CappexConnect Online College Fair is a FREE, online college fair hosted by Cappex offering you the opportunity to connect with over 15,000 students and over 90 participating colleges and universities. Throughout these online college fairs you will get to watch live presentations from experts in admission and financial aid specialists while engaging directly with colleges and universities from wherever you are located in the world. You also have the chance to win a $1,000 CappexConnect Scholarship!
Some past presentations topics have been:
- Smart Majors – Which is right for you?
- Majors for creative students with multiple interests.
- Things you should be doing over the winter break.
- The “F” bomb: Disarming the fear of financing your education on a college student’s budget.
- How to prepare for a pre-professional track.
- ROTC and the military while in college.
- Life and academics at an Arts school.
- What should a parent be doing?
- How to use Cappex in your college search.
- Understanding financial literacy, net price and scholarship calculators.
When is the CappexConnect Online College Fair?
The next upcoming online college fair is Tuesday, March 11th from 2:00pm – 8:00pm CST on Cappex.com.
Who will be attending the CappexConnect Online College Fair?
The online college fairs are attended by students of various ages, admissions experts, financial aid specialists, colleges, universities, faculty, and staff.
Some of the colleges and universities that will be attending:
University of Arizona
Saint Francis University
Florida Polytechnic University
John Cabot University
Southern Illinois University
Stephen F. Austin State University
Mount Olive College
Savannah College of Art and Design
University of Idaho
How can I register for the CappexConnect Online College Fair?
Registration for the online college fair is now open to all students! If you have a Cappex profile already, you’re all set to register for the online college fair. If you haven’t created your free Cappex profile yet, you will have the opportunity to create one at the time of registration.
Click here to join us this upcoming March 11th at 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm for the CappexConnect Online College Fair!
For more information, visit CappexConnect.
Original Post Date: February 18th, 2014