JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Local parents and students can learn everything they need to know about applying for college at the National College Fair on Saturday. Some of the topics include course offerings, admission and financial aid requirements, and college life in general.
It will be held at the Prime Osborn Convention Center. Admission is free, but parking is $5 per vehicle.
Representatives from more than 150 colleges and universities will be on hand to help parents learn more about preparing for college. Students can also visit National College Fair.
This event draws thousands each year.
By pre-registering, students can print a bar-coded confirmation to be used on site as an electronic ID. Pre-registering is optional.
The college fair begins at 9 a.m. and lasts until 1 p.m.