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College Connect Tempe


Free workshop series aims to L.I.F.T. your knowledge and preparation about college

L.I.F.T. Workshop Series:
   Sat., Aug. 16, Sept. 20, Nov. 1 and Jan. 31

Time: 10 a.m.-noon

Location: Tempe Public Library 


     Learn                                                 Saturday, August 16
  • College preparation timelines for juniors and Seniors
  • Funding college via college savings plans
  • Admission tests: preparation and completion
     Investigate                                       Saturday, September 20
  • Exploring careers and college majors
  • Tips for getting the most out of college fairs
     Fund                                                   Saturday, November 1
  • Funding college via financial aid and scholarships
  • Interactive scholarship searches
  • Essay writing tips and strategies
     Transition                                           Saturday, January 31

  • College Goal Sunday: overview and timing
  • FAFSA overview and preparation


Register for the L.I.F.T. workshop series. 

Watch the College Connect Tempe information video

Questions? Contact Denise Rentschler at 480-350-5209 or 

College Connect Partners: 

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The City of Tempe has partnered with Tempe Union High School District, Arizona State University, Grand Canyon University, Mesa Community College, Rio Salado College and the University for Advancing Technology to create College Connect. The community-based program has been specifically designed to assist our youth in fulfilling their dreams of a post-secondary education.

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