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Campus hosts college fair for prospective students

– Representatives from more than 60 public and private colleges and universities from across the country will be available to talk to middle school and high school students and their parents on Saturday, Sept. 30, during a college fair hosted by the University of California, Berkeley.

College Information Day, an annual event sponsored by a group of area educational institutions known as the East Bay Consortium, will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Wheeler Hall on the UC Berkeley campus.

Students in grades 6 through 12 will be provided with information on admission requirements, financial aid, scholarships and college preparation. Workshops will be held in English and Spanish. The event is free. Participants are encouraged to register in advance at the sponsor's web site: eastbayconsortium.org.

For more information, contact Monica Montenegro at the East Bay Consortium, (510) 238-9450.