High school and college students are invited to attend the Creston College Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016, from 9:30–11 a.m., at the Creston High School Gymnasium, 601 West Townline Street, in Creston.

The Iowa Association for College Admissions Counseling (IACAC) and Southwestern Community College (SWCC) are hosting this event.  According to Deb Peterson, SWCC admissions representative and event coordinator, approximately 50 exhibitors—colleges, vocational/technical schools, military branches, etc.—will be on-hand to speak to students about opportunities for high school graduates.

As of Sept. 29, 2016, the list of exhibitors includes:

  • ABC of Iowa
  • Air Force ROTC
  • Aveda Institute Des Moines
  • Briar Cliff University
  • Buena Vista University
  • Central College
  • Chadron State College
  • Clarkson College
  • Coe College
  • Crown College
  • Drake University
  • EQ School of Hair Design
  • Graceland University
  • Grand View University
  • Hawkeye Community College
  • Indian Hills Community College
  • Iowa Air National Guard
  • Iowa Central Community College
  • Iowa Lakes Community College
  • Iowa National Guard
  • Iowa School of Beauty
  • Iowa State University
  • Iowa Student Loan
  • Iowa Wesleyan University
  • Iowa Western Community College
  • Kirkwood Community College
  • La James International College
  • Mercy College of Health Sciences
  • Midland University
  • Missouri Western State University
  • Mount Mercy University
  • Northwest Iowa Community College
  • Northwest Missouri State University
  • Northwestern College
  • PCI Academy
  • Peru State College
  • Simpson College
  • Southwest Minnesota State University
  • Southwestern Community College
  • St. Luke's College
  • The Creative Center
  • The University of South Dakota
  • U.S. Army
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Northern Iowa
  • Upper Iowa University
  • Waldorf University
  • Wayne State College
  • William Penn University

Each year, the IACAC hosts more than 35 College Day/College Night programs throughout the state to provide a supportive environment for students to obtain information and appropriate counseling helpful in their college selection process.

This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, contact Deb Peterson at 641.782.1318.

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