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Collegiate College Comprehensive

January 12, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Collegiate will host its fourth annual College Comprehensive on January 12, 1:00-4:00 p.m. on campus. All students and families are invited to attend this conference-style event where industry experts will offer insights on topics related to college admissions, financial aid, and transitions to college. The Comprehensive is open to the public; everyone is welcome!

Sessions will include the following:

  • The Business of College Admissions: Insights From Both Sides of the Desk
  • Athletic Recruiting: How the Game Gets Played
  • Admissions and Programs for Students Interested in the Arts
  • How Decisions Are Made: A Look Inside Three College Admissions Offices
  • Getting the Most Out of College Visits
  • A Voyage of Self-Discovery: The College Search Process
  • Standardized Testing 101
  • You’ve Received Your Admission Decision, Now What?
  • All Things Financial Aid
  • What I’ve Learned From Reading 348,935,820 Essays
  • 10 Ways Parents Can Support Their Children Through the College Process
  • Students’ Perspectives on the College Process and Transition
  • Engaging in Education and College Considerations in Healthy, Mindful Ways

This year, we are thrilled to welcome the following speakers to the Comprehensive:

  • Patrick Orr, Senior Assistant Dean of Admission and Financial Aid, Davidson College
  • Ellen Turner, Associate Director of Admissions, Kenyon College
  • Clinton Bobb, Associate Director of Admission, Butler University
  • Alexis Harris, Project Director, The Compassionate Schools Project, University of Virginia
  • Danielle Marshall, author of The College Visit Journal
  • Sharon Kinnison, Director of Fine and Performing Arts, Louisville Collegiate School
  • Paul Augustus, Athletic Director, Louisville Collegiate School
  • Sara Gahan, Director of College Counseling, Louisville Collegiate School
  • Molly Prince, College Counselor and Math Teacher, Louisville Collegiate School
  • Jim McGuire, Associate Head of School and Interim Head of Upper School, Louisville Collegiate School

The event will be hosted on the Louisville Collegiate School campus.


January 12, 2020
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Thornton Dining Commons