St. Lawrence to Host Higher Ed Night Oct. 1

CANTON — Nearly 100 colleges, universities and institutions will be represented at Higher Education Night, which will be held Tuesday, Oct. 1, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Leithead Field House in the Augsbury Physical Education Center at St. Lawrence University.

The event is an opportunity for high school students and their families to meet representatives from participating colleges and to gather information. Financial aid representatives also will be available, providing details on the application process and the various types of financial aid available.

Higher Education Night will also offer a selective college admissions panel immediately preceding the event. The panel will begin promptly at 5:45 p.m. and will end at 6:15 p.m. It will be held on the second floor in Augsbury. The panel is intended for students in grades 9 though 11 and their parents, as well as counselors, and will focus on what students can do in high school to enhance their applications for admission to selective colleges. Panelists will comment on curricular choices, summer activities, jobs, schools and community activities. Panelists include representatives from Hamilton and Skidmore colleges as well as the University of Buffalo.

Students from high schools throughout Northern New York and Canada are expected to attend.

Institutions and organizations scheduled to participate include:

Albany College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

Alfred State

Alfred University


Brock University

Buffalo State

Burlington College

Canisius College

Carleton University

Castleton State College

Cayuga Community College

Cazenovia College

Clarkson Air Force ROTC

Clarkson University

Clinton Community College

Colby-Sawyer College

College of Saint Rose

D’Youville College

Daemen College

Elmira College

Fulton-Montgomery Community College

Goddard College

Green Mountain College

Hamilton College

Hartwick College

Herkimer Community College

Hilbert College

Hobart & William Smith Colleges

Houghton College

Ithaca College

Jefferson Community College

Johnson & Wales University

Johnson State College

Keuka College

Keystone College

Lawrence Technical University

LeMoyne College

Lyndon State College

Manhattan College

Middlebury College

Mohawk Valley Community College

Morrisville State College

Nazareth College

New England Culinary Institute

Niagara County Community College

Niagara University

North Country Community College

Onondaga Community College

Paul Smith’s College

Pratt MWP

Queen’s University

Roberts Wesleyan College

Saint Michael’s College

Skidmore College

Southern Vermont College

St. Bonaventure University

St. Elizabeth’s College of Nursing

St. John Fisher College

St. Lawrence College (Ontario, Canada)

SUNY Adirondack

SUNY Canton

SUNY Cobleskill

SUNY Cortland

SUNY Delhi

SUNY Environmental Science & Forestry

SUNY Fredonia

SUNY Geneseo

SUNY Institute of Technology

SUNY Maritime College

SUNY Oneonta

SUNY Oswego

SUNY Plattsburgh

SUNY Potsdam

Syracuse University

The Art Institute

The Clarkson School

The College at Brockport

The Ranger School

The Sage Colleges

Thomas College

Tompkins Cortland Community College

Unity College

Universal Technical Institute

University at Albany

University at Buffalo

University of Maine

University of Maine at Presque Isle

University of New England

University of New Haven

University of Rochester

University of Vermont

Utica College

Valley Forge Military College

Vermont Technical College

Wells College