Miami Presents: Inside College Admissions and Financial Aid

Presented on: Wednesday, October 18th at 12:00 PM EDT

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Don't miss this opportunity to learn from the experts on the admissions process and tips for financial aid success! Taking the time to understand how being accepted to college truly works is essential in today’s competitive environment. In this conversation, we will hear insider perspectives on the college admissions process and learn what colleges are looking for in transcripts, essays, and extracurricular activities. Get an inside look at how applications sorted and reviewed, what factors go into an admission decision, and how has Miami’s admissions process changed over time and what is the future outlook.

Additionally, you’ll hear from our partners at Ohio's 529 Plan, CollegeAdvantage, to talk about what a 529 is and how it can help!

Join the Miami University Alumni Association and Miami Admission staff members, Bethany Perkins, AVP and Director of Admission, Lindsey Holden, Director of Strategic Recruitment, and Lindsay Marnell, Director of Admission Operations and Selective Review and Trisha Good, Executive Director of the Ohio Tuition Trust Authority, on Wednesday, October 18 at Noon ET. They will discuss the Miami admissions process and share an enrollment update.

This event is free to attend and is open to all Miami alumni, friends, and family. Registration is required.

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