Harper College is closed Friday, April 19 in observance of Reading Day.

Harper to hold High School Open House

Harper Hawk mascot with a prospective studentHigh school students and their parents are invited to see why more than a third of area graduates turn to Harper College to begin their journey in higher education.

Harper’s High School Open House runs from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, in the Student Center (Building A) on the College’s main campus, 1200 W. Algonquin Road in Palatine. Parking is available in lots 2 and 2A.

Hear from faculty about the variety of programs, visit with representatives of student support services, speak to a financial aid expert, and learn about getting a head start by taking summer classes. Breakout sessions will explore topics including how families can support their future college student’s experience, placement testing, and strategies to be successful.

Other sessions will feature engineering transfer options including Engineering Pathways and TAG, Harper’s guaranteed transfer agreements with the University of Illinois and University of Illinois at Chicago, as well as Harper’s apprenticeship programs, in which students earn a salary while they learn a career.

There will also be an opportunity to take a student-led campus tour.

To confirm your attendance and learn more, visit harpercollege.edu or call Admissions Outreach at 847.925.6700.