2015 Virginia Private College Week (July 27-August 1)
The 2015 Virginia Private College Week was held Monday, July 27 through Saturday, August 1. Participants visiting three or more participating colleges are eligible to receive three application fee waivers. The application fee waivers will be emailed to you in late September by the Council of Independent Colleges in Virginia (CICV). The waivers will be sent to the email address you provided to the institutions that you visited. You do not need to register for the waivers - we will email them to eligible participants in late September.
Details for the 2016 Virginia Private College Week will be posted here once they are finalized.
Virginia Private College Week Details
24 members of the Council of Independent Colleges in Virginia (CICV) host two daily programs for rising juniors and seniors -- and their families. Prospective transfer students are also invited. The program includes a campus tour and an information session about admissions, financial aid, and academic/extracurricular programs.
On Monday-Friday, there will be a morning (9:00 am) and afternoon (2:00 pm) session. On Saturday, there will be a morning (9:00 am) session only. There are colleges with exceptions to this schedule, which will be listed below when the colleges finalize their Virginia Private College Week schedules.
Do I Need To Register?
No, but we
that you contact the colleges you plan to visit. Email addresses and telephone numbers of participating institutions can be found here
. If you are using a smart phone to access the map, please view the contact information for the colleges using the college profiles, which may be accessed here
Here's How You Participate:
1.Decide which colleges you would like to visit.
2.You don't need to register for the event, but we
strongly recommend that you contact the colleges you plan to visit.
3.Organize your travel plans. Driving directions are available on individual college web sites. This is not an organized bus tour.
4.If you visit at least 3 participating colleges you will receive 3 application fee waivers. You may use the application fee waivers at any college participating in Virginia Private College Week--not necessarily the ones you visited.
5.The application fee waivers will be emailed to eligible participants in late September.
6.If you have questions, please contact the CICV at
(540) 586-0606 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to seeing you!!!