The Destination College department will offer a special parent-specific workshop on preparing students for college on Thursday, Jan. 29 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Spring Creek Living Legends Conference Center, located at 2800 E. Spring Creek Pkwy. in Plano.

This popular workshop will provide parents with the essentials of planning and preparing for students' college experiences. Speakers will address practical parenting concerns, strategies for a successful college admissions process, and financial aid resources and terminology.

Dinner will be provided starting at 6 p.m. The program will begin promptly at 6:30 p.m. Please note that this workshop is for parents only.

While there is no fee to attend, registration is required. To register, visit collin.edu/destinationcollege. The RSVP deadline for this workshop is Jan. 22, unless capacity is reached prior to that time. For questions, call 972-377-1772.

Destination College is a Collin College initiative that helps high school students and their parents to get ready for college, no matter which institution they choose.

 

About Collin College

Collin College serves nearly 52,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degree and certificate in a wide range of disciplines. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development. Collin College has locations in Plano (Spring Creek Campus), McKinney (Central Park Campus) and Frisco (Preston Ridge Campus). In addition, there are satellite centers in Plano, Allen and Rockwall. For more information, visit collin.edu.