Luther to host Sept. 17 College Night for area high school students and parents

Northeast Iowa and southeast Minnesota high school students and their parents will have an opportunity to talk with representatives of more than 65 higher education institutions on Monday, Sept. 17 at Luther College.

College Night will be held from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Sports and Recreation Center at the college's Regents Center, located on the lower campus.  The college invites all students and families interested in information about post-high school education options to attend. The event is open to the public with no charge for admission.

Students are encouraged to preregister for the fair to take advantage of a new scanning system. By registering online prior to the event, students will avoid filling out countless information cards. College representatives will scan the barcodes of interested students to retrieve their basic contact information. Preregister online at www.iowacollegefairs.com.            

Representatives of several private colleges, public and private universities, community colleges, vocational schools and branches of the military service will have booths at the College Night event.  Students and parents will be able to talk about academic programs and educational opportunities with representatives from each institution.            

Financial Aid information sessions will begin at 6:45 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

All information, events and materials at the College Night are available at no charge.

For additional information, call the Luther College Admissions Office, telephone
(563) 387-1287, email admissions@luther.edu or contact your high school guidance counselor.