College Fairs

TACAC is continuing to partner with StriveScan to host virtual college fairs for students in Texas. In March 2021, TACAC and StriveScan hosted a two-night college fair with over 200 colleges and universities from around the world in attendance. More than 1,200 students from 445 high schools in Texas registered for these fairs. We hope you will join us for our college fairs during the upcoming year!

Event Details:


October 26 & 27, 2021 

5:30 – 8:15 pm CST

College registration runs July 21 - September 10, 2021. 
Student registration will open on September 27, 2021. 

Cost:
$200 for TACAC member
$250 for non-TACAC members
*Registration sold as a bundle only.

Member Registration
Non-member Registration

 

What You Receive with Your Registration

  • Two 45-minute sessions to answer student questions via chat
  • 6 minutes during each session to present about your institution
  • StriveScan student data on all students who register for your group’s session
  • Up to two representatives from your institution

StriveScan’s 6x6 Virtual College Fair Format

  • After college registration closes, we will assign you to a group with 5 other institutions (a total of 6 colleges per group). Your group’s session will be 45-minutes long, allowing for each institution to present for 6 minutes.
  • Throughout the entire 45 minutes, students will be able to ask questions via chat. 
  • There will be multiple concurrent group sessions happening each hour. 
  • Students will register through StriveScan for each group session they want to attend. 
  • All 6 institutions in the group will receive the StriveScan student data for all of the students who registered for your group’s session.
  • Your total time commitment is approximately one hour.
  • Sessions are hosted by StriveScan via Zoom Webinars (students will not be on camera).
  • Learn more about StriveScan’s 6x6 virtual college fair format

Student and Counselor Registration

Students, families, and other counseling professionals are all welcome to attend free of charge. Registration will open at the end of September.

Contact:

Co-Chairs: Elizabeth Jones, The Hockaday School, and Abbi Pfister-Soria, Southern Methodist University


Get Involved:

To serve on a TACAC committee, please review all the TACAC committee descriptions and complete a committee volunteer application.