College Fair Coming Oct. 15

September 30, 2013 – The annual College Fair hosted by Dutchess Community College will take place Oct. 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Falcon Hall on the main DCC campus in Poughkeepsie.

Representatives from DCC as well as more than 140 other colleges (in-state and out-of-state, four-year and two-year, public and private) will be on hand to give out information and answer questions. Technical schools and the armed services also will be present. The event will be an opportunity for high school juniors and seniors, parents, transfer students, adult students, and high school counselors to learn about many different colleges in one convenient location.

The College Fair is co-sponsored by the Dutchess County Counseling Association.

Tours of the DCC campus will be offered at 5 p.m., prior to the event. They will begin at the Admissions Office, on the first floor of the Orcutt Student Services Center. To register for a tour, please sign up online here or call (845) 431-8010.

Guests should park in Lot D off Cottage Road (GPS address is 91 Cottage Rd., Poughkeepsie).

The list of participating colleges – and tips on how to maximize the College Fair experience - can be found at For more information, call Michelle Diano at (845) 431-8010.