DePaul College Prep features a comprehensive post secondary planning program, designed to educate, support, and serve our diverse student population. The vision of our multi-year program is rooted in our student-focused approach. Our intention is to guide and to lift our young learners towards their educational goals, in the spirit of our DePaul Prep mission.
DePaul Prep College Planning offers:
- Personalized conversations and individual meetings with students
- Classroom-based College and Career focused curriculum
- Junior College Conference with family to set post secondary plan
- Full access to Naviance - our college search database and digital planning tool
- Direct connection to college admissions professionals via Rep Visits
- On-Site, school-supported standardized testing including: PSAT 8/9, Pre-ACT, PSAT/NMSQT, ACT, SAT, Advanced Placement (AP) exams, and International Baccalaureate (IB) assessments
- Robust line up of college-focused evening programming and presentations
- Consulting expertise with DePaul University's Office of Admissions and referrals to the Education and Counseling Center
- Counselor-led resumé and interview skill development coursework
- Financial Aid workshops in partnership with Illinois Student Assistance Commission
- Spring semester College Fair
Ms. Murphy is continually adding new scholarship opportunities as she learns of them. Be sure to note deadlines and requirements. Check them out here:
Virtual College Fairs
Hear from over 300 colleges at the IACAC Virtual College Fair powered by StriveScan! Register and check out the schedule here:
- 6 institutions per session, each presenting for 6 minutes and available via chat for the full 45 minutes
- FREE to students, families and counselors
- 45 minute live, interactive sessions hosted on Zoom and moderated by StriveScan
- Quick registration for each session
- All sessions also recorded and available at a later date on the IACAC website
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