RIC to host 2010 college fair, Oct 17

Rhode Island College is the site for the 34th Annual College Fair sponsored by the Rhode Island Association of Admissions Officers (RIAAO) in conjunction with Rhode Island’s public and private high schools.

The 2010 fair will be held at the Recreation Center at RIC on Sunday, Oct. 17, from 1-3:30 p.m.

Students from all Rhode Island high schools and several schools in nearby Connecticut and Massachusetts are invited to meet with college representatives from across the United States and learn more about the college application process.

Over 170 institutions will participate in this year’s fair, which is expected to attract more than 5,000 students and parents.

The Rhode Island Board of Higher Education is providing complimentary transportation to the fair. For assistance, students should call (401) 456-6015.

The RIAAO fair has been endorsed by the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC).

For more information visit www.riaao.com.