Department of Neighborhoods

Press Release

Department of Neighborhoods Invites Houstonians to Get Ready for College
National College Fair Scheduled for February 9, 2016 at NRG Arena

January 27, 2016 -- The City of Houston Department of Neighborhoods and community partners invite Houston area students, parents, adults, veterans and anyone interested in pursuing a college degree to attend the Spring National College Fair Houston on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at the NRG Arena.  Participants will have the opportunity to speak with representatives of numerous educational institutions from across the nation. Counselors will be available to advise students about admissions requirements, course offerings and financial aid.

To register, visit www.gotomyncf.com.  Registrants will have the option of attending the daytime session, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., or the evening session, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.  For more information, contact Herbert Sims at Herbert.sims@houstontx.gov or 832.393.0891.

National College Fair Houston is a partnership between the City's Department of Neighborhoods, the National Association for College Admission Counseling, Houston area school districts, local college access organizations and Texas colleges and universities.

Get connected with more college and career resources by visiting www.houstontx.gov/education.