ELCA colleges and universities are dedicated to providing students with the best education possible, and will be offering a free College Readiness Webinar Series to answer any questions families may have about applying to or preparing for college. These five webinars will be offered throughout February and will be focus on different topics related to the college search process.

Getting the Most Out of a College Visit

February 8, 2022, 7:00pm ET

There’s no substitute for visiting a college campus, but what exactly makes for a great visit? A great visit is more than a tour and observing classes. Hear from admissions officers about things to look for, questions to ask and experiences to expect. You’ll have time to ask questions and hear from the experts! Register Now

Admissions Directors’ Advice

February 10, 2022, 6:00pm ET

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the admissions process from those who know it best! From reviewing applications to assembling a class of diverse passions and talents, these campus leaders know how confusing the admissions process can sometimes seem. They’ll share with you their advice on how to narrow your search, how to find a great fit and how to strengthen your application. Register Now

How to Pay for College

February 15, 2022, 9:00pm ET

Private schools are expensive, but the amount of resources available to many families is often a surprise. Learn about how the financial aid process works even if you’re not sure if you will qualify. Learn about the tools colleges use to help students and families afford the school of their dreams. Register Now

Starting Your Search

February 17, 2022, 8:00pm ET

College may be a couple years away, but it’s not too early to start thinking about what’s important to you! Learn from these experts about the different ways that people begin their college search and how to take advantage of online resources as well as resources from your school or church. Register Now

Overview of Your College Search (in Spanish)

February 22, 2022, 8:00pm ET

It’s not too early to start thinking about college. Learn how to begin your college search, better understand financial aid resources and strengthen your college application. You’ll have an opportunity to learn and ask questions of the experts. Register Now

Learn more at imaginecolleges.org.