COLLEGE AND SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION
OCTOBER IS 'MINNESOTA GOES TO COLLEGE MONTH'
The following are important events to support post- secondary planning for all students and families.
Monday, October 22nd - Eastview Senior College Application Genius Hour
Hours 1-7 (East and West Computer Labs). Check-in at start of the hour.
Visit during your study hall (or one other convenient hour).
Admission and Financial Aid representatives from technical, two year, and four year colleges will be present along with your Counselors to: help you start/or finish your college applications, provide feedback on your personal statement/essay, check the status of your materials/application, get started on your FAFSA or scholarship applications, or if you don't know where to start- help advise on different post-secondary and career options.
Some Minnesota colleges waive their application fees during this week/month, view the 2018-2019 Free Application List
Colleges Attending: Dakota County Technical and Community College, College of St. Benedict and St. John’s University, Inver Hills Community College, Winona State University, North Dakota State University, Dunwoody College of Technology, Minnesota State University – Moorhead, University of Minnesota – Duluth, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, and Southwest Minnesota State University.
All students will get a door prize and be entered to win free college merch giveaways!
FINANCIAL AID AND THE COLLEGE SEARCH PROCESS PARENT NIGHT - Oct. 15th
The presentation on Monday, October 15th at 6:30 pm has been moved to the Performing Arts Center (PAC).
A College Financial Aid Dean will present information about paying for college, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid - FAFSA (https://fafsa.ed.gov/), and understanding college financial aid award packages (ex.: grants, loans, scholarships, and work study).
All grades are welcome to attend.
MEA COLLEGE VISITS- OCT. 17TH-21ST
MEA is a great time to visit colleges! Many colleges host special visit days during this time. You are encouraged to check directly with the college and pre-register for the visits.
Not sure what to ask or how to approach your campus visit? Ask the Admission Office is a series of six checklists that will help you determine what to ask colleges or universities before you apply or during your visit. View the checklist to make the most of your visit!
MINNESOTA NATIONAL COLLEGE FAIR - OCTOBER 24TH AND 25TH
Fair hours are : October 24th 9am-12PM, 5PM-8PM and October 25th from 9AM -12PM. EVHS students are encouraged to attend the evening session on October 24th.
Free and open to the public, NACAC fairs connect you to hundreds of colleges and universities in one location. View the list of colleges attending here!
Located at the Minneapolis Convention Center, you can find more information on the fair and how to pre-register here!
UPCOMING COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY VISITS
Students should stop by the Counseling Office get a pass to attend the college/university/military Rep Visit prior to the visit in Career Center (located right next to Counseling Office). These university/college or military visits are small group meetings typically lasting 20/30 minutes. These admission reps are often times the same people that review college applications, so it's a great connection for students.
Minnesota State University-Mankato
Minnesota State University Moorhead
Illinois Wesleyan University
Montana State University
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Northern Arizona University
Arizona State University-Tempe
St. Lawrence University
The University of Iowa
University of Southern California
Eastview High School, located in Apple Valley, MN, includes a 330,000 square foot facility and 200 acres of recreational facilities. It is home to over 2,000 students in grades 9-12.
6200 140th Street West
Apple Valley, MN 55124
Phone: (952) 431-8900
Fax: (952) 431-8911