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2014 Spring College Fairs

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Looking for a college fair in your area?

Here is the list of  spring 2014 national college fairs sponsored by National Association for College Admission Counseling.  For more information about each fair, click on the name of the college fair or visit National College Fairs.

MARCH 2
Louisville National College Fair
Kentucky International Convention Center
Louisville, KY
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

MARCH 9
The Park Expo and Conference Center
Charlotte, NC
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
MARCH 11
Raleigh Convention Center
Raleigh, NC
4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

MARCH 16
Atlanta National College Fair
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

MARCH 16 & 17
Rochester Riverside Convention Center
Rochester, New York
March 16: 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
March 17: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
MARCH 18
Syracuse National College Fair
SRC Arena
Onondaga Community College
Syracuse, New York
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. – 8 p.m.
MARCH 30 & MARCH 31
Eastern States Exposition (The Big E)
West Springfield, Massachusetts
March 30: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
March 31: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

MARCH 31 & APRIL 1
Metro Detroit National College Fair
Suburban Collection Showplace
Novi, Michigan
March 31: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
April 1: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.

APRIL 3 & 4
Hartford National College Fair
Connecticut Convention Center
Hartford, Connecticut
Thursday, April 3: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Friday, April 4: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.


APRIL 5
Columbus National College Fair
Greater Columbus Convention Center
Columbus, Ohio
1:00 p.m. – 4 p.m.

APRIL 6
Cleveland National College Fair

Wolstein Center
Cleveland, Ohio
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

APRIL 6
New York National College Fair
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York
New York, NY
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

APRIL 8 & 9
Buffalo Niagara Convention Center
Buffalo, NY
April 8: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
April 9: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

APRIL 9 & 10
Montgomery County National College Fair

Montgomery County Agricultural Center
Gaithersburg, MD
April 9: 9:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
April 10: 9:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

APRIL 10

Honolulu National College Fair
Hawaii Convention Center
Honolulu, HI
8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


APRIL 11
Prince George’s County National College Fair

Prince George’s Sports and Learning Complex
Landover, Maryland
9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

APRIL 23
San Diego National College Fair
San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, CA
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

APRIL 23 & 24
New Jersey National College Fair

Meadowlands Exposition Center (at Harmon Meadow)
Secaucus, NJ
April 23: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
April 24: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

APRIL 24
Ventura/Tri-County National College Fair

Ventura County Fairgrounds
Ventura, CA
5:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m

APRIL 26
Providence National College Fair

Rhode Island Convention Center
Providence, RI
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

APRIL 27
Nashville National College Fair
Music City Center

Nashville, TN
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Anaheim Convention Center
Anaheim, CA
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

APRIL 29
Ontario Convention Center
Ontario, CA
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.

MAY 1
Greater Los Angeles National College Fair
Pasadena Convention Center
Pasadena, CA
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

MAY 1 & 2
Boston National College Fair
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC)
Boston, MA
May 1: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
May 2: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Cow Palace
San Francisco, CA
1:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
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Enjoy!

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2013 Spring College Fair Schedule

Looking for a College Fair in your area?

Here’s the list of  Spring 2013 college fairs sponsored by National Association for College Admission Counseling.  For more info, click on the name or go to National College Fairs.

FEBRUARY 6 & 7
David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Pittsburgh, PA
Wednesday, February 6: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, February 7: 9:00am – 12:00pm
FEBRUARY 10
Atlanta National College Fair
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
FEBRUARY 24
Miami National College Fair
DoubleTree by Hilton Miami Airport Convention Center
Miami, FL
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

MARCH 3
Louisville National College Fair
Kentucky International Convention Center
Louisville, KY
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
March 3
Tampa National College Fair
Tampa Convention Center
Tampa, FL
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
MARCH 10 & 11
Syracuse National College Fair
SRC Arena
Onondago Community College
Syracuse, NY
Sunday, March 10: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Monday, March 11: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

MARCH 13
Rochester Riverside Convention Center
Rochester, NY
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
MARCH 17
The Park Expo and Conference Center
Charlotte, NC
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
MARCH 19
Raleigh Convention Center
Raleigh, NC
4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
MARCH 26 & 27
Buffalo Niagara Convention Center
Buffalo, NY
Tuesday, March 26: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 27: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
APRIL 7 & 8
Eastern States Exposition (The Big E)
West Springfield, MA
Sunday, April 7: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Monday, April 8: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
April 8
Dallas/Ft. Worth National College Fair
Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas
Irving, Texas
4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
April 9
Austin National College Fair
Austin Convention Center
Austin, TX
5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Grand Rapids, MI
8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
April 11
Metro Detroit National College Fair
Cobo Center
Detroit, MI
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

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April 11
Houston, TX
12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
April 11 & 12
Hartford National College Fair
Connecticut Convention Center
Hartford, CT
Thursday, April 11: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Friday, April 12: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

April 17 & 18
Montgomery County National College Fair

Montgomery County Agricultural Center
Gaithersburg, MD
Wednesday, April 17: 9:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m., 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 18: 9:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
April 19
Prince George’s County National College Fair

Prince George’s Sports and Learning Complex
Landover, Maryland
9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Concourse Exhibition Center
San Francisco, CA
1:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
April 21
Cleveland National College Fair

Wolstein Center
Cleveland, OH
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
April 22
Honolulu National College Fair

Hawaii Convention Center
Honolulu, HI
8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
April 23
Ventura/Tri-County National College Fair

Ventura County Fairgrounds
Ventura, CA
5:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m
April 23 & 24
Greater Memphis National College Fair

Agricenter International
Memphis, TN
Tuesday, April 23: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 24: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
April 24 & 25
New Jersey National College Fair

Meadowlands Exposition Center (at Harmon Meadow)
Secaucus, NJ
Wednesday, April 24: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Thursday, April 25: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
April 25
Greater Los Angeles National College Fair
Pasadena Convention Center
Pasadena, CA
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

April 25
Nashville National College Fair

Belmont University
Nashville, TN
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
April 27
Providence National College Fair

Rhode Island Convention Center
Providence, RI
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York

New York, NY
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

April 28
Anaheim Convention Center
Anaheim, CA
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
April 30
San Diego National College Fair
San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, CA
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC)

Boston, MA
Tuesday, April 30: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 1: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
May 2
Ontario Convention Center
Ontario, CA
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.

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Attend an April College Fair in Your Area

This a partial list of the April college fairs sponsored by National College Fairs. I encourage you to go if there’s one in your area.

Click on the name of each city for more info. Find the complete list at National College Fairs.

Hartford College Fair
Tuesday, April 3
9:00a.m. – 11:30a.m.
6:30p.m. – 8:30p.m.
Wednesday, April 4
9:00a.m. – 11:30a.m.
Connecticut Convention Center
Hartford, CT


Buffalo College Fair

Tuesday, April 3
9:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.
6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.
Wednesday, April 4
9:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.
Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, Buffalo, NY


Dallas/Fort Worth College Fair

Monday, April 9
4:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.
Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas, Irving, TX


Houston College Fair

Thursday, April 12
12:30p.m. – 2:30p.m.
6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.
Reliant Center, Houston, TX


San Francisco College Fair

Saturday, April 21
1:30p.m. – 4:30p.m.
Concourse Exhibition Center, San Francisco, CA


Cleveland College Fair

Sunday, April 22
1:00p.m. – 4:00p.m.
Wolstein Center at Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH


New York College Fair

Sunday, April 22
11:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY


Orange County College Fair

Sunday, April 22
1:30p.m. – 4:30p.m.
Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA


New Jersey College Fair

Wednesday, April 25
9:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.
6:00p.m. – 9:00p.m.
Thursday, April 26
9:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.
New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center, Edison, NJ

Sharon Epstein, FIrst Impressions College Consulting..Sharon Epstein is owner of First Impressions College Consulting
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