Options Institute – 60-hour Foundation Course

60-hour Foundation Course – Applications due

Applications are due September 23rd, 2011. Orientations are being held now, and the first training dates are in October. Register online or read more in our brochure.

 NOTE: If you want to enroll in the 60-hour Foundation course, you must begin classes in October; the Fall is the only time required sessions will be offered.

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Seminar: Immigrant Students and the College Process

September 27th, 2011 9am-3pm

 Description:  This seminar, led by both legal and college access professionals, examines strategies and resources counselors can use as they help immigrant students through the college application and financial aid processes. Participants gain an understanding of different immigration statuses and their corresponding privileges and restrictions. Participants explore how status affects student eligibility for benefits relating to college, including state and federal financial aid, in-state tuition rates, and admission to college and the New York State opportunity programs (H/EOP, SEEK, CD). 

Guest presentation by an attorney from the Legal Aid Society. 

Seminar cost: $100

How to register:  Register online

 

Links

 Email us with a question |  2011-12 Brochure | Options Institute website

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