Annual College Fair Hosted By PSC Oct. 13 [10/05/2015]

Prairie State College (PSC) is hosting the Illinois Regional College Fair from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 13, in the Atrium on the PSC main campus at 202 S. Halsted St. in Chicago Heights. Community members, high school students and their families, PSC students and anyone else interested in learning about opportunities to earn their bachelor’s degree are welcome at the fair.

More than 100 representatives from in-state and out-of-state colleges and universities will be on hand to answer questions about programs, campus activities, and admissions requirements.

There will be two financial aid seminars about applying for federal financial aid at 6:30 and 7:15 p.m. in the Barnes & Noble College Auditorium in the college’s Conference Center.

The annual event is organized by the South Suburban Counselors Fair Committee, which includes counselors from PSC, Bloom High School, Bloom Trail High School, Crete-Monee High School, Marian Catholic High School, Peotone High School, Rich Central High School, Rich East High School, and Rich South High School.

The event is sponsored by Country House and Illinois Student Assistance Commission. 

The fair is free and open to the public. For a complete listing of colleges and universities attending the fair, visit For more information call PSC’s Counseling and Academic Advising Center at (708) 709-3506.