LWC to Participate in 2010 Kentucky Private College Week
Posted on Wednesday, June 02, 2010 [12:55 PM]
COLUMBIA, Ky. -- Lindsey Wilson College will be
among 20 private colleges and universities who will participate in
the seventh-annual Kentucky Private College Week.
This year's Kentucky Private College Week will be June
Kentucky Private College Week is a coordinated effort by the
members of the Association of Independent Kentucky Colleges and
Universities (AIKCU). The event is designed to simplify the
college visit process for students and families and expose
prospective students to Kentucky's nonprofit, private four-year
colleges and universities.
A single point of registration at
www.kentuckyprivatecolleges.org and common visit times at all 20
campuses -- 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. (local time) daily -- makes it easy
for prospective students to plan these summer campus visits. Each
visit consists of a campus tour and information session covering
admissions, financial aid, and other topics.
"Summer is a great time to hit the road and visit college
campuses," said Mason Dyer of the Association of Independent
Kentucky Colleges and Universities. "This is a really fun, easy way
to get a jump on the college admissions process and learn what a
great educational value Kentucky's private colleges and
Families will learn about the various sources of financial aid
available to private college students that help make a small
college education affordable. Almost all students attending
Kentucky's independent colleges and universities receive some
Kentucky Private College Week can also help students save money.
In addition to reducing travel costs by making it easy to combine
multiple visits into single trips, each visitor receives an
application fee waiver (up to a $40 value) for every campus they
visit during Private College Week.
Visit the Kentucky Private College Week blog -- kentuckyprivatecolleges.org -- to learn more
about Kentucky Private College Week and register, view videos
featuring current students, learn more about participating
campuses, get directions, and see the latest news about Kentucky's
For more information ...
For more information about Kentucky Private College Week,
contact the Lindsey Wilson Admissions Office at
firstname.lastname@example.org, (270) 384-8100 or (800) 264-0138; or call
the Association of Independent Kentucky Colleges and Universities
at (502) 695-5007.