The College Advising Director works individually with each student to steer them through the college selection and application process.  In addition to individual meetings, all Juniors and Seniors are assigned to a semester-long College Advising course.

Annual College Advising Programs

  • Kick Off for Juniors and their Parents
    A 30-minute pep talk to make the most of junior year -- Juniors & their Parents (Late August)

  • College Application Kick Off Sessions
    Share pizza with your friends and get your applications started -- Seniors (Late August)

  • College Advising Class
    A comprehensive curriculum for the college application process, delivered over 16 weekly sessions in a classroom setting -- Seniors (1st semester)

  • College Application Information Night
    What to do and when, plus who does what -- Senior Parents (September)

  • Fall Visit Season
    130 college reps visit Cheverus to meet with applicants & those interested in their college -- Juniors & Seniors (Sept-Nov)

  • Ahern Scholarship Application
    Cheverus awards one senior a $30,000 college scholarship -- Seniors (September)

  • Paying for College Night
    Learn insider tips on how to target the right colleges for your family’s budget -- All Parents (October)

  • Super Scholarship Saturdays
    Get expert advice while applying for outside scholarships -- Seniors (November, January)

  • College Advising Class
    A comprehensive curriculum for the college planning process, delivered over 16 weekly sessions in a classroom setting -- Juniors (2nd semester)

  • Junior Family Meetings
    30-minute family meetings to get to know juniors and set goals for the college planning process -- Juniors & their Parents (January-March)

  • College Information Night
    How to manage the college planning process by planning ahead for standardized testing & campus visits -- Junior Parents (February)

  • SAT Prep Course
    prep course to prepare juniors for the SAT  -- Juniors (April)

  • FAFSA Night with FAME Maine
    Learn the basics of applying for financial aid and getting early estimates -- All Parents (April)

  • College Fair
    100 college reps attend our Fair to meet our students and answer questions -- All Students & Parents (May)

College Advising Director


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