World’s Largest Admissions Meet and Greet Brings 40,000 College-Bound Teens, Representatives From More Than 200 Colleges Together at CollegeWeekLive SPRING

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Free Online College Fairs at http://www.CollegeWeekLive.com Brings Ease of the Internet to the College Search

". . . the first step 79.7% high school students take when researching higher education is to “go online to college websites and online college fairs”

CollegeWeekLive, the leading web destination which brings high school students and colleges together live online, announced today the largest online admissions event yet: CollegeWeekLive SPRING, Mach 24th and 25th from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM Eastern. An estimated 40,000 teens will login to CollegeWeekLive over two days with one goal in mind - to connect with thousands of admissions representatives from more than 200 higher education institutions from the convenience of a computer.Spring is historically the season when juniors kick off the college search in earnest.

Academic institutions participating in CollegeWeekLive SPRING range from Ivy League institutions to public and private universities and regional leaders in higher education. A complete list of participating schools is available at CollegeWeekLive and below. In addition, organizations such as the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Federal Student Aid, HP Academy, Sallie Mae, Knewton, Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority (MEFA), the American Association of Landscape Architects, the Shell Eco-marathon, the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) and The ACT are supporting partners of the two-day event. These student services organizations provide a variety of resources to CollegeWeekLive participants helping them to achieve their dreams of a college education.

CollegeWeekLive offers high school students and their families the opportunity to browse information on hundreds of colleges conveniently at one website and chat live with admissions representatives from participating colleges. Teens can attend informal Q&A video webcasts featuring current college students on campuses across the U.S. and around the world, garnering a sense for student life at schools of interest. Attendees can also watch leading experts present live on admissions topics such as the college application process, school fit, and uncovering scholarships and financial aid.

Increasingly, CollegeWeekLive online admission events represent the way teens prefer to research colleges and universities. Based on a March 2010 survey of more than two hundred thousand CollegeWeekLive registrants, the first step 79.7% high school students take when researching higher education is to “go online to college websites and online college fairs”. “Reading through brochures” came in a distant second at 10.9% and “visiting individual college campuses” was cited by just 6.3% of respondents as the first step in college research. For budget-conscious families, CollegeWeekLive represents a way to explore colleges before getting in the car or on a plane to visit a school in person.
If you are a student or a parent interested in attending CollegeWeekLive SPRING, visit http://www.CollegeWeekLive.com to sign-up for free. If you are an admissions representative interested in participating in CollegeWeekLive, contact 617.938.6000 or Exhibit(at)CollegeWeekLive(dot)com.

PARTICIPATING HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS
Academy of Art University
Adelphi University
Agnes Scott College
Air Guard
Alabama State University
Alaska Pacific University
Alderson Broaddus College
American Intercontinental University - London
American Society of Landscape Architects
Anna Maria College
Arizona State University at the Tempe Campus
Arkansas Tech University
Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University
ASA Institute
Assumption College
Augsburg College
AustraLearn
Bangor University
Baylor University
Bay Path College
Becker College
Bennett College
Bentley University
Berkeley College
Bethany College-KS
Boise State University
Boston University
Bowling Green State University
Butler University
Clark Atlanta University
College for Creative Studies
Colorado Christian University
Dartmouth College
Department of Education
Dowling College
Drexel University
EDMC - Brown MacKie College
EDMC - South University
EDMC - The Art Institute
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Emerson College
Emory University
Fairmont State University
FIDM
Florida Atlantic University
Florida International University
Florida Southern College
Florida State University
Geneva College
Georgia Institute of Technology
Global College of LIU
Grand Canyon University
Green Mountain College
Guilford College
Harrison College
Hawai'i Pacific University
Hofstra University
Hult International Business School
Iowa State University
Jamestown College
John Cabot University
Johnson C. Smith University
Juniata College
Kendall College
Keuka College
Lake Erie College
Landmark College
Laramie County Community College
Lasell College
Lesley University
Le Tourneau University
Long Island University Brooklyn Campus
Lynn University
Marist College
Marymount University
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health
Mercy College
Meredith College
Merrimack College
Mesa State College
Miami Dade College
Miami University
Middle Tennessee State University
Mississippi State University
MIT
Mount Ida College
Mount Mercy College
Mount St. Mary's University
New Mexico Tech
New York Institute of Technology
Northeastern
North Park University
Nova Southeastern
Ohio Northern University
Oklahoma Baptist University
Oklahoma City University
Old Dominion
Oregon Institute of Technology
Ouachita Baptist
Pace University
Palmer College of Chiropractic
Purchase College, SUNY
Purdue University
Quinnipiac University
Regis College
Robert Morris University (IL)
Rollins College
Rowan University
Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama
Rutgers University
Saint Louis University
Saint Thomas University (FL)
Sam Houston State University
San Diego State University
Schreiner University
Semester at Sea
Seton Hall University
Southern Polytechnic State University
St. Leo University
Stanford University
Stetson University
St. Johns University – New York
Stonehill College
Stony Brook Southampton
Stony Brook University
Suffolk University
SUNY College at Oneonta
SUNY - Cortland
SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica-Rome
Susquehanna University
Syracuse University
Texas Chiropractic College
Texas Christian University
Texas Tech University
The College of St. Scholastica
Thomas College
Transylvania University
Trinity College
United States Air Force Academy
United States Coast Guard Academy
United States Merchant Marine Academy
University of Aberdeen
University of Advancing Technology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
University of Alabama Huntsville
University of Alaska Anchorage
University of Alaska Fairbanks
University of Alaska Southeast
University of Bridgeport
University of California, Davis
University of California, San Diego
University of California, Santa Cruz
University of California-Berkeley
University of California - Irvine
University of California – Los Angeles ( UCLA )
University of California - Riverside
University of California - Santa Barbara
University of Canterbury
University of Colorado at Boulder
University of Colorado at Denver
University of Connecticut
University of Dayton
University of Florida
University of Glamorgan
University of Houston-University Park
University of Houston - Victoria
University of Illinois at Springfield
University of Iowa
University of Kentucky
University of Maine
University of Mary
University of Melbourne
University of Miami
University of Minnesota Morris
University of Mobile
University of Nevada - Reno
University of New England
University of New Haven
University of New Mexico
University of Northern Iowa
University of North Texas
University of Oklahoma
University of Otago
University of Pittsburgh - Johnstown
University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma
University of South Florida
University of Tampa
University of Tennessee
University of Texas
University of Utah
University of Vermont
University of Wisconsin - Stout
Utah Valley University
Vaughn College of Aeronautics & Technology
Villanova University
Virginia Military Institute (VMI)
Wartburg College
Washington State University
Webster University Vienna
Wentworth Institute of Technology
Western Kentucky University
Western New England College
Western State College of Colorado
West Point
West Point
West Virginia University
Wilkes University
Winthrop University
Wittenberg University
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Wright State University
Yale University

About CollegeWeekLive
CollegeWeekLive is the premier online college fair and admissions event destination. With hundreds of colleges and universities exhibiting and more than 200,000 registrants, CollegeWeekLive revolutionizes college admissions, making the process easier and more cost-effective by bringing students, parents, counselors and colleges together online, transcending time and distance. If you are interested in attending CollegeWeekLive, visit http://www.CollegeWeekLive.com to sign-up for free.

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