West Contra Costa Unified students and parents are encouraged to attend the Getting Ready For College Conference at Contra Costa College this Saturday, Sept. 23.
The free conference will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the college at 2300 Mission Bell Drive.
The event will include workshops about how to choose a college that best fits you, how to be competitive in admissions, about personal statement writing and also financial aid and scholarships.
Students and parents will also learn about college life from former WCCUSD students.
This conference is held annually in the fall and is open to all WCCUSD high school students and their parents.
To register and see the schedule of events for the conference, go here or call (510) 233-1464.