D219 high school seniors and their families are encouraged to attend the upcoming College Information Nights. College Night for Niles North seniors will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 22 in the Niles North Auditorium at 9800 North Lawler, Skokie. College Night for Niles West seniors will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 29 in the Niles West Auditorium at 5701 W. Oakton, Skokie. The agenda includes presentations by Jerry Pope, Dean of College Counseling and Allegra Giulietti-Schmitt, College and Career Counselor (North) or Dan Gin, College and Career Counselor (West); breakout sessions with school counselors; and an alumni panel.
The following critical components of the search and application process will be covered: terms and timelines; application requirements; essays and personal statements; recommendation letters; standardized testing (ACT and SAT); college rep visits; campus tours; college choice; and upcoming workshops.