High school students are invited to explore their academic and financial options Monday at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture.
The first “Discovery Day” for the 2016-2017 year will be at the Curtis campus from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Students, their families, guidance counselors and youth leaders are invited to participate.
Students will take guided tours, meet with instructors, view student groups and opportunities at an activities fair, and learn more about applying for federal financial aid (FAFSA).
Andrew Hunzeker, outreach services manager with EducationQuest Foundation, will meet with parents and students in answering questions about financial aid. The day includes opportunity for individual consultations with faculty advisors.
Students who submit applications to attend NCTA in 2017 will be eligible for drawings for textbook vouchers and certificates to be redeemed next school year at the NCTA Bookstore.
Pre-registration is requested for Discovery Day tours and noon lunch at Aggie Dining at http://ncta.unl.edu/campus- culture. Activities begin at the Nebraska Agriculture Industry Education Center at University and Siminoe Streets with registration at8:30 a.m.