College Planning Workshop

Fairfield Public Library presents

“Mapping your Road to College”

An informative evening with Mary Spiegel, Owner, Spiegel College Planning 

 April 22, 2021   6:30 – 8 PM, Zoom

Mary Spiegel will meet with teens and their parents to talk about the college planning, college search, and admissions application process. This program is perfect for parents of all college-bound teens, grades 8-11.

Students and their parents will gain effective guidelines for mapping out a four-year high school plan and will feel more confident as they begin their high school careers. 9th and 10th-grade students will learn about making the most of the high school years, how to develop their college list, and using the campus visits and other opportunities to research colleges.

High School juniors—who at this stage of the year will be thinking about starting their college applications—will gain insight into how college admissions offices read and review the applications.

While this is a free workshop for students and parents, registration is requested. A Zoom link will be emailed after registration. or call 203 256 3155.


Workshop topics include:

Having a four- year high school plan.

Understanding your academic profile.

Developing an appropriate college list.

ACT and SAT planning and what the test-optional movement means.

The role of campus visits and interviews.

Recent important trends in admissions, financial aid, and scholarships.

Mary will also answer your questions about the process of researching and applying to college.

Comments from prior workshops:

A very informative event!”

“So glad we attended!”

“Very knowledgeable. Great rapport with the students.”