WHAT: City Colleges of Chicago will hold a city-wide Open House for high school students and parents. The free event will include:
— Details on how students can save up to $40,000 by attending City Colleges before transferring to a four-year college or university.
— Financial aid overview providing details on how to pay for college.
— Dual Enrollment program information: High school juniors and seniors can begin earning a college degree right now by taking free CCC courses through this program.
— Campus tours
— Information on academic programs, including the internationally-renowned College to Careers initiative which partners industry-leading companies with faculty and staff to prepare Chicagoans for careers in growing fields.
Interested students or parents can also call 773-COLLEGE (773-265-5343) to learn more about the program, or visit www.ccc.edu/openhouse to RSVP.
WHEN: Monday, November 11 (Chicago Public Schools not in session due to holiday)
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: Seven City Colleges of Chicago:
Richard J. Daley College: 7500 S. Pulaski Rd.
Harold Washington College: 30 E. Lake St.
Kennedy-King College: 6301 S. Halsted St.
Malcolm X College: 1900 W. Van Buren St.
Olive-Harvey College: 10001 S. Woodlawn Ave.
Harry S Truman College: 1145 W. Wilson Ave.
Wilbur Wright College: 4300 N. Narragansett Ave.