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College Depot at Burton Barr Central Library provides free year-round programming targeting various topics of the college planning process.

During the academic school year:
Workshops on various topics including college exploration, financial aid, scholarship searching, and more are presented free of charge and open to the public. Registration is required for some programs as seating might be limited.
 
Walk-In Assistance​ offers the opportunity to receive hands-on help with various elements of the college admissions and financial aid process with no appointment necessary! Drop-in and get help with FAFSA updates, scholarship searches, "To Do" student portal tasks, and more. Walk-in assistance is provided on designated days/times and on a first-come, first served basis.
 
Spring:
FAFSA Assistance is provided to students and their families through specialized programming to assist with the FAFSA application and creating FSA IDs through hands-on small groups and workshop sessions during the peak financial aid season. Registration is required for some programs as seating might be limited. 

In June and July:
Summer Camps are customized programs for students entering 8​-12th grades for that coming school year. Students meet and spend time with your peers, learn valuable information, play games, hear from guest speakers, get ready for college, and have fun! For a printable PDF flyer of the upcoming 2016 Summer Camps​ and their full descriptions, click here​.


For the complete list of upcoming programs and full descriptions, see below. For a printable PD​F​ flyer of the April 2016 programs, click h​e​r​e​​​​​​​​​​​​. Questions? Call 602-261-8847.

Email list: 
Join our email list if you would like to get updates and have upcoming workshop and events information sent directly to your inbox. You can join by sending us an email to college.depot@phoenix.gov​ letting us know you would like to be added to our email list.
  
  
  
  
Description
8th/9th Grade Summer Camp6/9/20161:00-5:00 pmBurton Barr Central Library- College Depot Workshop Room

Attend a free College Depot summer camp and you will meet and spend time with your peers, learn valuable information, play games, hear from guest speakers, get ready for college and have fun! (snacks provided). Register here.​

10th/11th Grade Summer Camp6/18/201611:00 am- 4:00 pmBurton Barr Central Library- College Depot Workshop Room

​Attend a free College Depot summer camp and you will meet and spend time with your peers, learn valuable information, play games, hear from guest speakers, get ready for college and have fun! (lunch provided) Register here.​

12th Grade Summer Camp6/22/201611:30 am - 5:00 pmBurton Barr Central Library- College Depot Workshop Room

Attend a free College Depot summer camp and you will meet and spend time with your peers, learn valuable information, play games, hear from guest speakers, get ready for college and have fun! (lunch provided)Register here.​

8th/9th Grade Summer Camp7/9/20161:00- 4:30 pmBurton Barr Central Library- College Depot Workshop Room

Attend a free College Depot summer camp and you will meet and spend time with your peers, learn valuable information, play games, hear from guest speakers, get ready for college and have fun! (snacks provided).Register here.​

10th/ 11th Grade Summer Camp7/14/201611:30 am- 5:00 pmBurton Barr Central Library- College Depot Workshop Room

Attend a free College Depot summer camp and you will meet and spend time with your peers, learn valuable information, play games, hear from guest speakers, get ready for college and have fun! (lunch provided)​ Register here.​

12th Grade Summer Camp7/23/201611:00 am - 4:00 pmBurton Barr Central Library- College Depot Workshop Room

Attend a free College Depot summer camp and you will meet and spend time with your peers, learn valuable information, play games, hear from guest speakers, get ready for college and have fun! (lunch provided)​ ​Register here.​

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Call: (602) 261-8847 · Email: college.depot@phoenix.gov
1221 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85004
Mon: 9-5 · Tues, Wed, Th: 11-7 · Fri ,Sat:  9-5​​ · Sun: Closed