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CollegeWeekLive Announces Fall Schedule of Online Admissions Events


September 18, 2014 - BOSTON, MA

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - September 18, 2014) -  CollegeWeekLive, the world's leading website where students and colleges meet live online, today announced its upcoming schedule of complimentary college admissions events. Students, parents and counselors are invited to login to CollegeWeekLive to browse information on hundreds of colleges, chat live with admissions officers, video chat with college students, and watch streaming video keynotes on topics such as choosing which colleges to apply to, crafting a college application essay and uncovering scholarship opportunities.

The upcoming schedule of online admissions events includes:

September All Access Virtual College Fair, September 18, 2014, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. ET
Feature Presentation: 11:00 a.m., "Finding the Right College for You", Anita Narayan, Education Editor, U.S. News & World Report

First Generation Students Day, September 25, 2014, 3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. ET

University of California System Day, October 2, 2014, 12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. ET

Univision Virtual College Fair, October 9, 2014, 12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. ET
Feature Presentation: 3:00 p.m., "There's Something Special About Being the First", Chelsea Jones, Associate Director of Student Programs, I'm First

Study in Ireland Virtual College Fair, October 16, 2014, 2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. ET

October All Access Virtual College Fair, October 23, 2014, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. ET
Feature Presentation: 7:00 p.m., "Secrets to Winning a Scholarship", Mark Kantrowitz, Senior Vice President & Publisher, Edvisors

November All Access Virtual College Fair, November 13, 2014, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. ET
Feature Presentation: 4:00 p.m., "What You Need to Know About the ACT Test", Lisa Wolf MS. Ed., Senior Account Manager, ACT

December All Access Virtual College Fair, December 11, 2014, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. ET
Feature Presentation: 7:00 p.m., "Write Your College Essay in Less Than a Day", Elizabeth Wissner-Gross, Author, "What Colleges Don't Tell You"

"We expect more than 400,000 students to use CollegeWeekLive and more than 800,000 'school visits' to take place between now and the end of the year," said Robert Rosenbloom, President and CEO of CollegeWeekLive. "Students from all 50 states and 192 countries will be using CollegeWeekLive to research and connect directly with colleges." Examples of participating colleges include:


United States Naval Academy
Bentley University
University of British Columbia
California State University, Channel
Islands
University of California, Berkeley
CUNY, College of Staten Island
University of California, Los Angeles
Design Institute of San Diego
University of California, Santa
East Tennessee State University Barbara

University of Florida
EDMC-The Art Institutes
University of Houston
Florida Atlantic University
University of Idaho
Florida International University
University of Illinois at Chicago
Georgia Southern University
University of Louisville
Harvard University
University of Maine
Illinois Institute of Technology
University of Melbourne
Kent State University
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Miami Dade College
University of Notre Dame
Michigan Technological University
University of Rochester
New York University
University of San Diego
Oklahoma State University
University of Texas, Arlington
Pace University
University of Vermont
Pepperdine University
University of Washington, Seattle
Roger Williams University
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Rutgers Newark
USMA West Point
Suffolk University
Western Michigan University
SUNY, Cortland
Western Oregon University
Texas Tech University
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
The University of Arizona

United States Air Force Academy


High schools are encouraged to include these college admissions events on school calendars. Free registration is currently available, and as an added incentive, students who login and browse or chat with three or more universities will automatically be entered into a drawing to win a monthly CollegeWeekLive scholarship for up to $5,000.

College or universities can join CollegeWeekLive by calling 800.828.8222 or email colleges@collegeweeklive.com.

ABOUT COLLEGEWEEKLIVE
CollegeWeekLive is the leading channel where students and colleges meet online. More than 1,500,000 students from 192 countries rely on CollegeWeekLive to help navigate college admission. This live channel provides unprecedented access to expert presentations and enables students to have unscripted conversations with hundreds of colleges.

Students turn to CollegeWeekLive to gain insights from current students, admission representatives, and leading experts, whether they are narrowing their choice of schools or making post admission decisions. Through live text and video chats, students, parents and counselors engage directly with colleges at every stage of the enrollment process with CollegeWeekLive.

The following files are available for download:

CollegeWeekLive
press@collegeweeklive.com
617.938.6050

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