Paying for College Workshop & U.S. Academy Day
Paying for College Workshop & U.S. Military Academy Day
Monday, September 16
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Jeff Davis High School
Houston, TX 77009
Congressman Green invites students and parents to a free financial aid seminar presented by The Sallie Mae Fund on the financial aid process, factors to consider when choosing schools and how to find scholarships.
Representatives from the U.S. military academies, which require a Congressional nomination, and local colleges will also be present to give information and answer questions.
The National Center for Education Statistics reports that in 2011, the average earnings of young adults with a bachelor’s degree was $45,000 and only $30,000 for those with a high school diploma or its equivalent.
A flyer for the event can be found here.