Juniors Attend College Fair, Learn about Higher Education, Law Enforcement and Military Options

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Juniors from the Smithtown Central School District and their parents had the opportunity to meet firsthand with representatives from colleges and universities on Thursday evening.

The District hosted its annual college fair, and admissions counselors from 105 higher education institutions attended the event at High School East.

The Suffolk County Police Department as well as the U.S. Air Force, Army, Marines, Navy and Coast Guard also had representatives on site to discuss potential careers in law enforcement and the military.

Students were handed a list of attending institutions upon arriving as well as potential questions to ask college representatives, including admission requirements and application deadlines.

The institutions included local universities such as Adelphi, Farmingdale State, Five Towns College, Hofstra, LIU, Molloy, New York Institute of Technology, Stony Brook, SUNY Maritime and SUNY Old Westbury as well as those from other parts of the country, including the University of Alabama, University of South Carolina and University of Tampa.

Date Added: 3/24/2022