Academics, Athletics, Local, Park Forest, Scholarships, Schools

Marian Catholic Hosting Major College Fair Tuesday

Marian Catholic to welcome over 120 colleges and universities for college fair

Marian Catholic High School
Marian Catholic High School. (GRAPHIC SUPPLIED)

Chicago Heights, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Marian Catholic High School and The Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling, in conjunction with Bloom High School, Bloom Trail High School, Rich Central High School, Rich East High School, and Rich South High School invite students and parents to attend the Marian Catholic College Fair on Tuesday, October 8 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Marian Catholic is serving as venue host this year for the Illinois Regional College Fair previously held at Prairie State College.

Over 120 colleges and universities will fill the West Gym at Marian Catholic to provide students and parents with the opportunity to meet and speak with admission representatives from many in-state and out-of-state institutions. The University of Dayton, DePaul University, Illinois State University, the University of Iowa, Marquette University, the University of Missouri, the University of Notre Dame, Purdue University Northwest, and the United States Military Academy West Point are just a few of the schools that will be in attendance.

Students planning to attend are encouraged to register at The registration process enables a student to share their information easily with colleges via a barcode the student receives in an email and text message. When a college scans the barcode, they will receive the student’s information. After the event, students will receive an email with the contact information of the colleges that scanned their information.For specific questions about the college fair, contact Gerry O’Brien, Director of College Counseling, at [email protected], or Mike Rodewald, College Counselor, at [email protected].