2/15/12 ASHLAND, OH -- Ashland University and Ashland High School have teamed up to sponsor the Ashland Regional High School College Night. The event, which is intended for all high school sophomores, juniors and seniors who are thinking about attending college and their parents, is set for March 8 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Ashland University’s Myers Convocation Center.
The College Night, which is targeting students from Ashland and Richland counties as well as the surrounding counties, is ideal for sophomores and juniors who are starting to look at colleges and for seniors who are still trying to decide on a college.
It is anticipated that representatives from approximately 60 colleges and universities will be attending the College Night.
Prior to the College Night event, a financial aid seminar will be held at 6 p.m. in the same area. This seminar will feature a brief introduction to financial aid presented by Steve Howell, director of financial aid at Ashland University.
Parent Mentors also are sponsoring a program on services for students with disabilities to be presented from 6:45 to 7:15 p.m.
Those with questions regarding the event should contact Jon Court, guidance counselor at Ashland High School, at 419-289-7968.
Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students.