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Workshops & Events

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College Depot at Burton Barr Central Library provides approximately six free college planning workshops per month from August to May. Workshop topics include college exploration, financial aid, scholarship searching, and more. Find the list of upcoming workshops displayed below along with the individual descriptions and a link to the online registration. Registration is required for some programming as seating might be limited.​

For a printable PDF flyer of the October and November workshops, click here.​ Questions? Call 602-261-8847.​
Essay Essentials10/23/20145:30-6:45 p.m.Burton Barr Central Library

Review techniques for writing college application and scholarship essays that stand out.​ To register for this workshop, click here​.​​

Scholarship Essentials + Hands-on Assistance11/1/201410:00-11:15 a.m.Burton Barr Central Library

Review tips on searches, essays, and letters of recommendation followed by hands-on assistance in our computer la​b. To register for this workshop, click here​.

Financial Aid Essentials11/5/20145:30-6:30 p.m.Burton Barr Central Library

Discover how to pay for college with financial aid options, scholarships and work-study. To register for this workshop, click here​.​

Elementos Esenciales de Ayuda Financiera11/15/20142:00-3:00 p.m.Biblioteca Burton Barr

Este taller compartira ideas sobre como pagar la universidad, aceptando ayuda financiera, y buscando becas. Para inscribirse en este taller, haga clic aquí​​.​​

Scholarship Essentials + Hands-on Assistance11/18/20145:30-6:45 p.m.Burton Barr Central Library

Review tips on searches, essays, and letters of recommendation followed by hands-on assistance in our computer lab.​ To sign up for this workshop, click here.​​​​​

#Boom... College!11/20/20144:30-5:30 p.m.Burton Barr Central Library
Join us for this informal teens-only gathering (high school grades 9th-12th)​ to talk about college while enjoying snacks, games, and activities. No registration required; just show up and have fun!​​​