College and Career Planning Resources and Events

  • Exploring Colleges/Universities

    1. “Future Fridays” starting 9/25/2020 Look on your Naviance account for College Rep Visits with OAHS School Counselors on Fridays through Zoom or other virtual platform.  Register on your Naviance Account! Once registered you will received the virtual meeting link to attend.
    2. Check out College Spotlight Videos through NACAC Rural SIG https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBaVWN_1fi1Rb3AKNsSLTXKWyrgzOXgjb
    3. Search specific colleges/universities websites of interest for virtual open houses or other events.

     

     Virtual College Fairs:

     NACAC Virtual College Fair - Featuring more than 500 colleges and universities from the US and worldwide.  March 21 & May 7, 2021

     NACAC  Midwest College Showcase - April 6-8, 2021.  The following colleges and universities will be represented at the Showcase: Albion College, Allegheny College, Antioch College, Beloit College, Carleton College, Coe College, Colorado College, Cornell College, Denison University, DePauw University, Earlham College, Grinnell College, Hope College, Kalamazoo College, Kenyon College, Knox College, Lake Forest College, Lawrence University, Luther College, Macalester College, Monmouth College, Oberlin College, Ohio Wesleyan University, Ripon College, St. Olaf College, Wabash College, and The College of Wooster.

     RACC Virtual College Fair - Sponsored by the Regional ADmission Counselors of California.  April 14 & April 28, 2021. Nearly 100 RACC institutions will join together for presentations and out of state admission topic panels.  Even if students may not reside in CA, this is free, virtual college fair and all are welcome to attend.

     

    Online College Search Resources

    1.      https://student.naviance.com/Oxfordahs
    2.       https://Bigfuture.collegeboard.org
    3.       https://www.campustours.com
    4.       https://www.youvisit.com
    5.       https://explore.cialfo.com

     

    Webinar: College Admission and Testing During a Crisis 

    Presentation with college admission experts to share insight on how higher ed may adapt to these new circumstances. They will provide guidance on next steps for 11th grade students, what college admission decisions will look like for class of 2021, perspectives on role of standardized tests, and break down of latest news on AP, SAT, and ACT tests.

    For those unable to attend, recording of webinar will be made available at :  https://www.compassprep.com/impact-of-covid-19-on-testing/

     

    Open Houses

    Check with College and Unviersity websites as many have canceled all events and Open Houses until further notice.

     

    NCAA

    Updated information from NCAA: http://www.ncaa.org/sport-science-institute/coronavirus-covid-19

     

     

     

     

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