National College Fair Coming to Pittsburgh


Andrew Feltz, News Editor

On Thursday, February 4th and Friday, 5th, the National College Fair is coming to Pittsburgh. Representatives from over 250 colleges, universities, and other secondary education schools will be at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center to speak to students. The college fair will be open on Thursday from 9:00 A.M.-12:00 P.M., and 6:30 P.M.-9:00 P.M. Then on Friday it will be open from 9:00 A.M.-12:00 P.M. The event is free to all people who attend.

The National College Fair provides students with the opportunity to speak with schools across the nation and receive information from college admissions offices. Students can ask questions about tuition, scholarships, class size, and much more. Anyone who is currently enrolled in high school and his or her parents are encouraged to attend.

            Here is the list of colleges who are attending the National College Fair:
The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL

University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL

University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Embry – Riddle Aeronautical University, Prescott, AZ

University of Advancing Technology, Tempe, AZ

The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

AMDA College and Conservatory of the Performing Arts, Los Angeles, CA

FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, Los Angeles, CA

University of California – Irvine, Irvine, CA

University of California – Riverside, Riverside, CA

Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction, CO

University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

University of New Haven, West Haven, CT

University of Saint Joseph, West Hartford, CT

American University, Washington, DC

Catholic University of America, Washington, DC

Embry – Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL

Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL

Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL

University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL

University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

The University of Tampa, Tampa, FL

Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), Atlanta, GA

Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA

Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL

University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Indiana University Bloomington, Bloomington, IN

Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN

University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY

University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Loyola University – New Orleans, New Orleans, LA

Unity College, Unity, ME

University of Maine, Orono, ME

University of New England, Biddeford, ME

Frostburg State University, Frostburg, MD

Garrett College, McHenry, MD

Goucher College, Baltimore, MD

St. Mary’s College of Maryland, St. Mary’s City, MD

University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Curry College, Milton, MA

Simmons College, Boston, MA

Western New England University, Springfield, MA

Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI

Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI

College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

Hillsdale College, Hillsdale, MI

Kendall College of Art and Design, Grand Rapids, MI

Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, MI

Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO

Montana Tech, Butte, MT

University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

Georgian Court University, Lakewood, NJ

New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ

Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, Newark, Camden, NJ

Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ

Alfred University, Alfred, NY

AMDA College and Conservatory of the Performing Arts, New York, NY

Canisius College, Buffalo, NY

Cazenovia College, Cazenovia, NY

Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY

College of Saint Rose, Albany, NY

D’Youville College, Buffalo, NY

Dowling College, Oakdale, NY

Hilbert College, Hamburg, NY

Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY

Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Houghton College, Houghton, NY

Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY

Le Moyne College, Syracuse, NY

LIU Post, Brookville, NY

Marymount Manhattan College, New York, NY

Medaille College, Buffalo, NY

Nazareth College, Rochester, NY

Niagara University, Niagara University, NY

Pace University, Pleasantville & New York, NY

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY

Roberts Wesleyan College, Rochester, NY

Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

St. Bonaventure University, St. Bonaventure, NY

Saint John Fisher College, Rochester, NY

SUNY – University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

SUNY – Alfred State College, Alfred, NY

SUNY – Buffalo State College, Buffalo, NY

SUNY – Fredonia, Fredonia, NY

SUNY – Jamestown Community College, Jamestown, NY

SUNY – Niagara County Community College, Sanborn, NY

Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Campbell University, Buies Creek, NC

Elon University, Elon, NC

High Point University, High Point, NC

North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

University of North Carolina – Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

Ashland University, Ashland, OH

Baldwin Wallace University, Berea, OH

Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH

Capital University, Columbus, OH

Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH

College of Wooster, Wooster, OH

Hiram College, Hiram, OH

John Carroll University, University Heights, OH

Kent State University, Kent, OH

Lake Erie College, Painesville, OH

Lourdes University, Sylvania, OH

Marietta College, Marietta, OH

Miami University, Oxford, OH

Muskingum University, New Concord, OH

Notre Dame College, South Euclid, OH

Ohio Christian University, Circleville, OH

Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH

Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Ohio University, Athens, OH

Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH

Otterbein University, Westerville, OH

University of Akron, Akron, OH

University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

University of Dayton, Dayton, OH

University of Findlay, Findlay, OH

University of Mount Union, Alliance, OH

University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

Ursuline College, Pepper Pike, OH

Walsh University, North Canton, OH

Wittenberg University, Springfield, OH

Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH

Allegheny College, Meadville, PA

Arcadia University, Glenside, PA

Bradford School, Pittsburgh, PA

Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA

Cabrini College, Radnor, PA

California University of Pennsylvania, California, PA

Carlow University, Pittsburgh, PA

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA

Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA

Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, PA

Community College of Allegheny County, Pittsburgh, PA

Delaware Valley University, Doylestown, PA

Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA

Douglas Education Center, Monessen, PA

Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

East Stroudsburg University, East Stroudsburg, PA

Eastern University, Saint Davids, PA

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

Elizabethtown College, Elizabethtown, PA

Empire Beauty School, Pittsburgh, PA

Gannon University, Erie, PA

Geneva College, Beaver Falls, PA

Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA

Grove City College, Grove City, PA

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, Harrisburg, PA

Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA

Juniata College, Huntington, PA

Keystone College, La Plume, PA

King’s College, Wilkes-Barre, PA

La Roche College, Pittsburgh, PA

La Salle University, Philadelphia, PA

Lackawanna College, Scranton, PA

Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM), Erie & Greensburg, PA

Lycoming College, Williamsport, PA

Marywood University, Scranton, PA

Mercyhurst University, Erie, PA

Messiah College, Grantham, PA

Millersville University, Millersville, PA

Moravian College, Bethlehem, PA

Mount Aloysius College, Cresson, PA

Neumann University, Aston, PA

Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing, Kennedy Township, PA

Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, Lancaster, PA

Pennsylvania College of Technology, Williamsport, PA

Penn State University, University Park, PA

Pittsburgh Filmmakers, Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics, Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh Technical Institute, Oakdale, PA

Point Park University, Pittsburgh, PA

The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College, Philadelphia, PA

Robert Morris University, Moon Township, PA

Rosedale Technical College, Pittsburgh, PA

Saint Francis University, Loretto, PA

Saint Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA

Saint Vincent College, Latrobe, PA

Seton Hill University, Greensburg, PA

Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, PA

Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA

Thiel College, Greenville, PA

Triangle Tech, Pittsburgh, PA

UPMC Schools of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh at Bradford, Bradford, PA

University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg, Greensburg, PA

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Johnstown, PA

University of Pittsburgh at Titusville, Titusville, PA

University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, PA

Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA

Villanova University, Villanova, PA

Washington & Jefferson College, Washington, PA

Waynesburg University, Waynesburg, PA

Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA

Westminster College, New Wilmington, PA

Widener University, Chester, PA

Wilson College, Chambersburg, PA

Wyotech, Blairsville, PA

York College of Pennsylvania, York, PA

University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI

The Citadel Military College, Charleston, SC

Clemson University, Clemson, SC

Coastal Carolina University, Conway, SC

University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City, SD

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX

Norwich University, Northfield, VT

University of Vermont, Burlington, VT

George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA

Shenandoah University, Winchester, VA

Sweet Briar College, Sweet Briar, VA

University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA

University of Richmond, Richmond, VA

Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, VA

Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

DigiPen Institute of Technology, Redmond, WA

Alderson-Broaddus University, Philippi, WV

Bethany College, Bethany, WV

Fairmont State University, Fairmont, WV

Marshall University, Huntington, WV

Pierpont Community & Technical College, Fairmont, WV

West Liberty University, West Liberty, WV

West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

West Virginia University Institute of Technology, Montgomery, WV

West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon, WV

Wheeling Jesuit University, Wheeling, WV

Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI

Wyotech, 6 Campuses Nationwide,

American University of Paris, Paris, France

Franklin University Switzerland, Lugano, Switzerland

United States Army,