In Touch (October 2016): Counseling Corner

College Day: College Day will be from 8 am – noon on Friday, Oct. 28! The day will start off with a keynote assembly followed by five 35-minute periods. During each period, various topics related to college will be presented by guest speakers. All parents are welcome to attend our College Day. There will be sessions specifically for parents so we hope to see you there! A schedule will be available when you arrive that morning. Please contact Mr. Hsu (hsuc1@mca.org.tw) if you have any questions.

College Visits: There will be a number of college visits from all over the world immediately after fall break. Please plan ahead if you would like to attend. All college visits will be in the student center.

Mon., Oct. 17 — USC, 12 pm
Mon., Oct. 17 — Università Cattolica (Italy), 12 pm
Mon., Oct. 17 — Claremont McKenna College (ranked #9), 3 pm
Tues., Oct. 18 — Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 12 pm
Wed., Oct. 19 — Hult Business School, 12 pm
Wed., Oct. 19 — University of Leicester, 3 pm

PSAT, SAT, and ACT: All 11th graders will be taking the PSAT on the morning of Wed., Oct. 19. Morrison will also be administering the ACT on Sat., Oct. 22 and the SAT on Saturday, Nov. 5.

Financial Aid: The FAFSA, the US government’s application for financial aid, is now available starting Oct. 1! You no longer have to wait until after Jan. 1to apply. You will use your 2015 tax information. The earlier you apply, the better!

College App Party: All 12th graders are invited to a College App Party co-hosted by the senior class and the CC. The party will be from 1-5 pm after College Day on Friday, Oct. 28. Many college reps will be there to help seniors with their college applications and essays.

大學日:大學日將從10月28日星期五上午8時至中午12時! 這一天將開始於一個主題演講,然後是五個為時35分鐘的討論會。 在每個討論會,有關大學的各種主題將由演講嘉賓演講。 歡迎所有家長參加我們的大學日。 將有專門為家長主辦的討論會,所以我們希望看到你在那裡! 當你上午到達時會有時間表給您。 如果您有任何問題,請聯繫Hsu先生(hsuc1@mca.org.tw)。

College Visits: There will be a number of college visits from all over the world immediately after fall break. Please plan ahead if you would like to attend. All college visits will be in the student center.

                     Mon., Oct. 17 — USC, 12 pm

                    Mon., Oct. 17 — Università Cattolica (Italy), 12 pm

                     Mon., Oct. 17 — Claremont McKenna College (ranked #9), 3 pm

                     Tues., Oct. 18 — Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 12 pm

                     Wed., Oct. 19 — Hult Business School, 12 pm

                     Wed., Oct. 19 — University of Leicester, 3 pm

 

PSAT, SAT, and ACT: All 11th graders will be taking the PSAT on the morning of Wed., Oct. 19. Morrison will also be administering the ACT on Sat., Oct. 22 and the SAT on Saturday, Nov. 5.

Financial Aid: The FAFSA, the US government’s application for financial aid, is now available starting Oct. 1! You no longer have to wait until after Jan. 1to apply. You will use your 2015 tax information. The earlier you apply, the better!

College App Party: All 12th graders are invited to a College App Party co-hosted by the senior class and the CC. The party will be from 1-5 pm after College Day on Friday, Oct. 28. Many college reps will be there to help seniors with their college applications and essays.