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The goal of the Career Center is to provide all students with opportunities and resources which will enable them to explore and develop career and educational goals. Please stop by and take advantage of our extensive college and career library!
Career Center Hours (in A102)
(unless otherwise posted)
|Open most days Brunch, Lunch, Tutorial and after school and most periods except the hour before student lunchtime|
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 7:25-3:30
Students are welcome to drop by or schedule an appointment
Parents and non-students are asked to make an appointment.
To contact the Career Center please email Career/College Advisor, Mrs. MiriamTaba at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at call (408) 366-7618
College Fairs - visit lots of colleges in one spot
FUHSD COLLEGE FAIR - Over 80 colleges in one place at our district's college fair in the Fall (date to be announced in late spring) in the gyms at Fremont High School. Park in the student and other lots off of Fremont Avenue and plan to carpool, as parking is limited. See Naviance document library for preparing for a college fair to get the most out of it.
WACAC Regional COLLEGE FAIRS: Over 150 colleges; info at WACAC.org or contact the hosting college for details.
Sacramento State - Sunday, May 4
University of the Pacific - Monday, May 5
Sonoma State – Tuesday, May 6
Dominican University – Wednesday, May 7
Mission College – Thursday, May 8, 10am-12noon and 6pm-8pm
CSU East Bay – Friday, May 9
Saint Mary's College – Saturday, May 10
NACAC COLLEGE FAIR - Over 200 colleges at this national college fair; info at www.nacacnet.org; sign up ahead of time at the website to get a barcode. See this site also for Visual & Performing Arts college fairs.
San Francisco National College Fair
Saturday, May 3: 1:30pm - 4:30pm
CollegeWeekLive.com is an online College Fair. It has big virtual two-day college fairs in November and in March with hundreds of colleges plus speakers on various topics. Between the two major college fairs, CollegeWeekLive is featuring specific colleges and regional or other themed days.
Register free at www.CollegeWeekLive.com to get more information. They often have scholarship contests in conjunction with their events.
TIPS ON PREPARING FOR A COLLEGE FAIR: for what to expect at a college fair and how to prepare, go to www.nacacnet.org