UGA to host college fair for high school students

UGA to host college fair for high school students

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ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - The University of Georgia is set to host a regional college fair for high school juniors and seniors.

The annual Georgia Probe College Fair is scheduled for Sept. 16 from 6-8:30 p.m. at the Classic Center. Representatives from more than 100 colleges and universities across the Southeast are expected to attend.

The college fair is meant to give parents, students and others interested in higher education a chance to get detailed information from specific colleges without having to travel too far.

Admissions counselors can answer questions about admissions criteria, application deadlines, financial aid, SAT and ACT requirements, and campus life.

Students and parents from more than 30 public and private high schools in Barrow, Clarke, Elbert, Greene, Jackson, Madison, Oconee, Oglethorpe and Walton counties have been invited.

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