If your student is interested in attending an HBCU, check out the Black College Fair on December 15, 2019 at the Long Beach Convention Center in the Seaside room. The free event will be held from 12 PM – 4 PM.
Students will be able to attend workshops and forums. Seniors and students attending community colleges should bring their transcripts.
Be sure to register, you will be automatically entered into a drawing to win a spring 2019 Black College tour from Stepping in the Right Direction.
In February, there will be a Black College Expo at the Los Angles Convention Center. This event does have an entry fee, $7 – $8. It serves as a donation to the program, which includes free services and resources to college, careers, and more.
Current college students can attend for free with their student ID. Scholarships and money will be given on site to college students.
On February 1, 2020, the expo runs from 9 AM to 3 PM. The After Show runs from 3 PM to 5 PM, featuring a Step Show, “Dance Off” for Cash hosted by celebrity guests.
Students of all ages will have the opportunity to:
- Get Accepted to a college on the SPOT, students bring your transcripts and ACT or SAT test scores (High School Juniors & Seniors)
- College Transfer Students can get accepted on the spot! Bring transcripts from all colleges attended
- Scholarships on the SPOT
- Applications fees waived
- Jobs…Internship Opportunities..Meet with companies about jobs, internships and careers
- Prom Pavilion – Free Prom Dress Giveaway & Fashion Show