College and Career Night Out is a fun evening designed to help you explore college and career possibilities, gather scholarship information, and find out more about financial aid! There will be free pizza, great informational sessions, and the opportunity to meet with representatives from colleges, universities, trade schools, career training programs, and military branches.

5-6 p.m.
Eat free pizza. Meet with college advisors and high school counselors in the cafetorium. Be sure to sign in at the front entrance.

5:30-6 p.m. | Informational sessions

  • Finding Money for College
    College costs keep rising, but there’s a lot of financial aid out there! Come learn about college affordability options, from federal and state aid to community-based scholarship programs.
  • How to Choose a College
    Unsure which college to attend? Newaygo County college advisors will lead a discussion to help guide you toward the school and career path that suits you best!
  • Hot Jobs in Michigan
    Which careers are hot right now? How do you land a great job in an in-demand field? Come learn about workforce trends, resources, and the steps you can take to find a great job in West Michigan.

6-7:30 p.m. | College Fair
Meet with representatives from colleges, universities, trade schools, career training programs, and military branches. Learn more about FAFSA, Michigan Works! West Central, Telamon, and scholarships available through the Community Foundation and Gerber Foundation. Information about WE CAN! Newaygo County, Early College Newaygo County, Newaygo County Area Promise Zone, and the Newaygo County Career-Tech Center will also be available.

College and Career Night Out is brought to you in partnership by Fremont Area Community Foundation and WE CAN! Newaygo County.

Questions? Contact WE CAN! Newaygo County at 231.924.8857.

Confirmed college fair attendees as of September 26:

Adrian College
Albion College
Alma College
Aquinas College
Baker College-Muskegon
Central Michigan University
College for Creative Studies
Concordia University-Wisconsin
Cornerstone University
Davenport University
Douglas J Aveda Institute
Eastern Michigan University
Ferris State University
Ferris State University (statewide and online programming)
Finlandia University
Grace Bible College
Grand Rapids Community College
Grand Valley State University
Great Lakes Christian College
Hope College
Indiana University
Indiana Wesleyan University
Kuyper College
Lake Superior State University
Lawrence Technological University
MIAT College of Technology
Michigan State University
Michigan Technological University
Mid-Michigan Community College
Muskegon Community College
Northern Michigan University
Northwood University
Nuvo College of Cosmetology
Oakland University
Ohio State University
Olivet College
Saginaw Valley State University
Spring Arbor University
United States Air Force
United States Air Force ROTC
United States Coast Guard
University of Alabama
University of Michigan
University of Michigan-Flint
University of Saint Francis
Valparaiso University
Western Michigan University
Western Michigan University-Chemical and Paper Engineering Department

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