College/Career Representatives


College and Career Fair Vendor Information

  • What is the Directions College and Career Fair?

    The goal is to provide every student access to an academic and/or a career-oriented opportunity after high school and equip every student with the knowledge they need to succeed after graduation.

    Our consortium of school administrators, school counselors, and special educators include representatives from Barrington Community Unit School District 220, Township High School District 211, High School District 214, St. Viator High School, and Harper College.

    Combined, our schools serve more than 3,000 students who receive special education or Section 504 services. This event is intended to reach hundreds of potential future students.

  • Where/When is the event?

    Date: Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

    Location: District 214 Forest View Educational Center, 2121 S. Goebbert Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60005

  • Event details and itinerary for College and Career Representatives

    5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Check-in/Set-up/Dinner Provided for all College and Career Representatives
    6:00 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Parent Student Registration
    6:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Keynote Speaker Panel
    6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. College and Career Fair

  • RSVP Information

    Please confirm participation by registering here: College & Career Registration Form  

    If you are a Life Skills/Career Representative and you have questions, please contact Lauren O’Donnell.
    If you are a College Representative and you have questions, please contact Kate Moody.

  • 2018 Attendees

    Attending College & Career Organizations for the 2018 Fair

    Auburn University
    Baylor University
    Business and Career Services, Inc (Illinois workNet)
    College Internship Program
    DePaul University
    Dickinson College
    Elmhurst College
    Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy
    Hillsdale College
    Illinois Manufacturers Association Education Foundation
    Judson University
    Kent State University
    Lake Superior State University
    Lincoln College of Technology
    Minnesota Life College
    Montana State University
    Northern Illinois University
    Options for College Success
    OPTIONS Transitions to Independence
    P.A.C.E. at National Louis University
    Penn State University
    Pivot Point Academy
    Purdue University Northwest
    Robert Morris University
    Roosevelt University
    Saint Louis University
    Savannah College of Art and Design
    Shepherds College, Simpson College
    St. Ambrose University
    St.Olaf College
    The University of Toledo
    Turning Pointe Autism Foundation
    Universal Technical Institute
    University of Illinois at Springfield
    University of Iowa
    University of Notre Dame
    University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
    University of Wisconsin Whitewater
    University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
    Western Illinois University
    Triton College
    Lehigh University
    Graphics Packaging International Apprenticeship

  • Would you give us your opinion?

    After this year’s event, please take our survey.