COUNSELOR UPDATE & Events 2021 DEADLINE To Register: October 15, 2021
DATE: OCTOBER 26 - 28, 2021
| MONTANA'S COUNSELORS & EDUCATORS | FREE FOR COUNSELORS TO ATTEND | IN-PERSON & VIRTUAL OPTIONS | OPI RENEWAL UNIT CREDIT OFFERED | ALL 25 MONTANA COLLEGES | MANY STATE AGENCIES & MORE | LUNCH & BREAKFAST OPTIONS PROVIDED FOR IN-PERSON SITES | ALL ACROSS MONTANA
In-Person Sites Include: Kalispell, Missoula, Helena, Havre, Great Falls, Bozeman, Billings, Miles City, Glasgow, or you may connect virtually from your own office via Zoom connection. *In-Person attendance will have lunch & continental breakfast provided.
Resources: Guidebook To Higher Education distributed to attendees. | Notice: If you are attending this event virtually, we will have an electronic access to the event Guidebook and resources and then you will receive the printed Guidebook mailed to you after the Update. All in-person attendees will receive the printed book in-person at the site you are attending.
Counselor Prize Winner & Annual Award Announced.
Wednesday, October 27, 2021
| Additional Resource Sessions
Virtual - VIA Zoom Presentation
Time: TBA -11 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Sessions will vary and will be a mix of resources about financial aid, scholarships, career development, etc.
Thursday, October 28, 2021
| College & Career Exploration Day
For Counselors, Students, & Parents
Time: TBA - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Format: Variety of college presentations grouped in 6 colleges per session. This is a great way to see 6 different college options in one group visit. There will be a variety of sessions to choose from. Counselors may easily setup a projector and chairs in their gym or large room for student viewing. This day is like a grouped high school visit! We will have a variety of Montana and Out-of-State Colleges and Universities along with many agencies, military, training programs in attendance to connect with you and your students. This is a great follow-up to the in-person fairs in September for students, parents, & counselors to connect even more.
Look for a schedule of presenters and more details coming soon!
We will be offering full OPI Renewal Unit Credit for your time attending these sessions. We will be taking regular sign-ins throughout the event and also asking you to fill out a final credit form as part of the process.
More details will be shared at the event & link will be updated the morning of the event!
A VERY SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR PARTNERS & SPONSORS
Thank you to our sponsors and partners for their support of this event! We simply could not offer this annual program without their amazing team efforts and commitment to students and Montana education.
WORKING TOGETHER TO HELP STUDENTS!
MONTANA COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES
MONTANA ASSOCIATION OF STUDENT FINANCIAL AID ADMINISTRATORS | MASFAA | www.MASFAAOnline.org
GEAR UP | www.MUS.edu/GEARUP
MONTANA UNIVERSITY SYSTEM | OCHE | www.MUS.edu
OFFICE OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION | OPI | www.OPI.MT.gov
REACH HIGHER MONTANA | www.ReachHigherMontana.org
MONTANA YOUTH APPRENTICESHIP PARTNERSHIP |
AMERICAN INDIAN COLLEGE FUND |
MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF LABOR & INDUSTRY - CAREER LAB |
MONTANA POST SECONDARY EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNTIES COUNCIL - MPSEOC | www.MontanaColleges.com
wE LOOK FORWARD TO "SEEING" YOU! PLEASE CONTACT US WITH ANY QUESTIONS @ 406.531.3531 OR AMY.LEARY@MONTANACOLLEGES.COM
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