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Woodstock library to host college prep programs

WOODSTOCK – The Illinois Student Assistance Commission will present two programs at the Woodstock Public Library, 414 W. Judd St.

The first class, “College 101,” will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, and will familiarize older high school students with post-secondary options and why this decision requires time and consideration. Other topics include how to find schools to apply to, what to consider when deciding on a college and a major, the importance of college visits and examples of careers with different educational degrees.

The second presentation, “Paving the Road to College,” will be at 7 p.m. May 7 and is designed to inform students about how they can prepare themselves to achieve college admission. Academic criteria and extracurricular activities will be among topics covered in the program.

Registration is requested and separate for each program. Registration may be done online at www.woodstockpubliclibrary.org or by calling 815-338-0542.

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