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College Planning

College Day 2022

Sponsored by the CAC Office and Parent Association Committee, College Day at IMSA is held annually and consists of a keynote speaker and presentations from college representatives. Sophomore and Junior students are encouraged to attend the fair with their parents. The event is hosted by the College and Academic Counseling team.

Saturday, April 23, 2022

Keynote Speaker: Andy Borst – Director of Undergraduate Admissions, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Admissions Counselors and representatives from 53 colleges and universities from across the country were present as well as 10 college representatives that conducted individual classroom presentations at the end of the college fair.


College Planning Timeline (download)

A detailed 3-year college plan that includes important tasks, benchmarks, and dates.

Pre-College Planner

The Associated Colleges of the Midwest (ACM) publication is available to help students and families understand the college selection process. The Pre-College Planner provides a concise overview, from self-assessment through application, of how students can find colleges to match their goals.

Video: College Essay Writing Workshop


College Day 2022