Scholar Calendar: 2017-2018

 

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - New Scholar, Parent, & Mentor Orientation - Illinois Institute of Technology, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM

Sunday, June 4, 2017 - New Scholar, Parent, & Mentor Orientation - Illinois Institute of Technology, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM

 

Launching Your Path to College:

Session 1

Monday, June 5, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshops (4 sessions) - Chicago Scholars Office, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Saturday, June 17, 2017 - Chicago Scholars Day - Burnham Park, 12:00 PM-3:00 PM

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - Chicago Scholars Writing Lab - Chicago Scholars Office, 3:00 PM-5:00 PM

 

The College & Career Connection: 

Session 2

Monday, July 3, 2017 - Holiday - Chicago Scholars Office, (Closed)

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - Holiday - Chicago Scholars Office, (Closed)

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Thursday, July 6, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Saturday, July 8, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshops (4 sessions) - Chicago Scholars Office, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Monday, July 10, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - Chicago Scholars Writing Lab - Chicago Scholars Office, 3:00 PM-5:00 PM

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - Platinum College Partner Reception - Chicago Scholars Office, 5:00 PM-8:00 PM

Friday, July 14, 2017 - Scholar College Fair - University of Illinois at Chicago, 9:00 AM-3:00 PM

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - Chicago Scholars Writing Lab - Chicago Scholars Office, 3:00 PM-5:00 PM

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - Scholar NCAA Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

 

On My Way: Completing My College Applications: 

Session 3

Monday, July 31, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM  (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM  (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Thursday, August 3, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Saturday, August 5, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshops (4 sessions) - Chicago Scholars Office, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - Chicago Scholars Writing Lab - Chicago Scholars Office, 3:00 PM-5:00 PM

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - Chicago Scholars: Day of Service - Prosser High School, TBD

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - Chicago Scholars Writing Lab - Chicago Scholars Office, 5:00 PM-7:00 PM

 

Mission Accomplished: Submitting My College Applications: 

Session 4

Monday, September 4, 2017 - Holiday - Chicago Scholars Office, (Closed)

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Saturday, September 9, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshops (4 sessions) - Chicago Scholars Office, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Monday, September 11, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - Chicago Scholars Writing Lab - Chicago Scholars Office, 5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - Chicago Scholars Writing Lab - Chicago Scholars Office, 5:00 PM-7:00 PM

 

Preparing for the Onsite

Monday, October 2, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshops (4 sessions) - Chicago Scholars Office, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - Onsite College Admissions Forum - Navy Pier: Festival Hall, 8:00 AM-6:00 PM

 

Securing Financial Aid: Submitting My FAFSA:

Session 5

Monday, October 30, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - Scholar & Mentor Workshops (4 sessions) - Chicago Scholars Office, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Thursday, November 22, 2017 - Holiday - Chicago Scholars Office, (Closed)

Friday, November 23, 2017 - Holiday - Chicago Scholars Office, (Closed)

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - Chicago Scholars Holiday Party - Location: TBD, 6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Friday, December 22, 2017 – Monday, January 1, 2018 - Winter Break - Chicago Scholars Office, (Closed)

 

Financial Aid & Scholarships:

Session 6

Monday, January 8, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Thursday, January 11, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Saturday, January 13, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshops (4 sessions) - Chicago Scholars Office, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Monday, January 15, 2018 - Holiday - Chicago Scholars Office, (Closed)

 

My College Experience

Monday, February 5, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Thursday, February 8, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Saturday, February 10, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshops (4 sessions) - Chicago Scholars Office, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Monday, February 19, 2018 - Holiday - Chicago Scholars Office, (Closed)

 

I’ve Been Awarded! Understanding My Financial Aid Award & My College Decision:

Session 7

Monday, February 26, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Saturday, March 3, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshops (4 sessions) - Chicago Scholars Office, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

 

My Final Decision:  Preparing for May 1st Decision Day:

Session 8

Monday, April 2, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshop - Chicago Scholars Office, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Saturday, April 7, 2018 - Scholar & Mentor Workshops (4 sessions) - Chicago Scholars Office, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM (See CS Cohort Schedule)

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - College Choice Celebration - Navy Pier: Grand Ballroom, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Monday, May 28, 2018 - Holiday - Chicago Scholars Office, (Closed)