|May 02, 2003
WHO: High School seniors and their parents, people who are considering returning to school or transferring to Gavilan College, and people who need new job skills.
WHAT: Are invited to explore what Gavilan College has to offer at GAV DAY, an open house with information tables, workshops, and campus tours. Representatives will be on hand to explain the registration process, discuss program, certificate and degree options, and provide detailed information on Financial Aid, assessment, transfer programs, counseling, athletics and more. Parents will have the opportunity to ask questions and learn more about Gavilan College. Participants will be able to choose among the following workshops:
- Financial Aid - You CAN afford college.
- You're not in high school anymore! (How to Succeed in College)
- The First Two Years of College - making the most of community college
- What it's REALLY like - student panel with new and continuing students
WHEN: Saturday, May 10
The day's schedule consists of:
10 a.m.- 10:15 a.m. - Coffee/Sign In
10:15 a.m. - 10:25 a.m. - Greeting and welcome, Dr. Steve Kinsella, President
10:30 a.m. - 11:25 a.m. - Workshops, information fair, campus tours
11:30 a.m. - 12:25 p.m. - Information fair, campus tours
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Workshops, information fair, campus tours
WHERE: Gavilan College Gilroy campus: Student Center, 5055 Santa Teresa Blvd.
WHY: GAV DAY will give the community an opportunity to learn more about college, and to find out what Gavilan College has to offer. Students will be able to investigate different programs of study, sign up for assessment testing, and think about their educational goals. Parents will get information on paying for college, and learn what programs and services are available for students. Campus tours and information about clubs and activities will give prospective students a look at student life.
For more information, please call the Outreach office at (408) 846-4993.