Students from all local high schools are invited to the 2012 Palo Alto College Fair to be held Monday, Oct. 8, at Gunn High School.
Representatives of more than 100 public and private colleges will be available to speak with interested students and parents.
Students with IDs from Gunn and Palo Alto high schools will be admitted first, at 6 p.m. Other students will be welcomed at 6:30 p.m. and parents at 6:45 p.m. The fair ends at 9 p.m.
A college-essay-writing workshop will be offered at 7 p.m. by independent college admission consultant Felicia Fahey. A financial-aid workshop will be offered at 7:30 p.m. by Josephine Christensen, financial aid outreach assistant at Foothill College.
Parking is limited on campus due to construction and carpooling is encouraged, organizers said. The fair is organized by the Gunn High School College & Career Center.