Virtual Opportunities with College Partners

The fall of your senior year of high school is a key time to prepare for the upcoming college application process

Visit this page regularly to check out events that QuestBridge college partners are hosting for prospective QuestBridge applicants.

This page will be updated regularly with events for Fall 2022. 

Upcoming Events: Find Your Fit Series October | November

Find Your Fit Series 

Wednesday, September 28 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Swarthmore College 

Hear from current Swatties about why they chose Swarthmore and what they love (and would change) now that they're here. Register now. 

 

Wednesday, September 28 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Washington and Lee University 

Current Student Ambassadors Josh and Jorge will talk about their experiences at W&L and, most importantly, answer your questions. Register now.

 

Friday, September 30 at 5:00 p.m. Pacific / 8:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Washington University in St. Louis 

Learn more about programs available at Washington University in St. Louis from admissions staff including Grace Chapin James, WashU’s Executive Director of Admissions, and ask any questions you may have as you consider your QuestBridge College Match ranking list. Join now.

 

Sunday, October 2 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific / 4:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Yale University  

The Yale Office of Undergraduate Admissions invites you to participate in a special session for students who have applied for the QuestBridge National College Match and are considering putting Yale on their ranking list. Why should you rank Yale? Come find out! This session will feature an overview of Yale's undergraduate programs and a panel discussion with a few current Yale Quest Scholars. Register now.

 

Monday, October 3 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Wesleyan University  

Grab your parents and family – wherever they are at in your college application journey – to meet current Wesleyan students and their parents/families. Learn more about their experiences engaging with Wesleyan, and what it may be like to join Wes with an underrepresented background. They invite you to ask questions! Register now.

 

Tuesday, October 4 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Northwestern University  

Why should you rank Northwestern? Join us for a discussion with staff and students about the community, flexibility and resources Northwestern offers to QuestBridge students. Register now.

 

Tuesday, October 4 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Colgate University  

Join to learn more about the Colgate University community as you are deciding if Colgate is the right fit to include on your National College Match ranking list. Register now.

 

Tuesday, October 4 at 6:00 p.m. Pacific / 9:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Claremont McKenna College

Get direct answers from QuestBridge alum on why and how they ranked/chose Claremont McKenna College in the QB process. Register now. 

 

Tuesday, October 4th at 4:00 p.m Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Dartmouth College 

Join Dartmouth Admissions staff and current Quest Scholars for an open conversation about all things Dartmouth. They will cover academics, traditions, social life, admissions, and more. Register now. 

 

Wednesday, October 5 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: College of the Holy Cross 

Different backgrounds, different paths, proud Crusaders. Meet current Holy Cross students and hear about how they spend their time outside of the classroom and what matters to them. Register now

 

Thursday, October 6, Find Your Fit: University of Pennsylvania

Join the current Vice President of the Quest Scholars Network at Penn for an Instagram "day in the life" takeover followed by Q&A to highlight community and resources for QuestBridge students at Penn! Follow along @previewingpenn on Instagram!

 

Thursday, October 6 at 5:00 p.m. Pacific / 8:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Case Western Reserve University

QuestBridge students are invited to come to this session to learn more about Case Western Reserve University as a potential match! CWRU Admissions will do a brief overview of the University, and have current students on hand to tell you about life at CWRU. They look forward to meeting you! Register now.

 

Thursday, October 6 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Columbia University

Join Columbia Admissions for a look inside the life of a current QuestBridge Scholar at Columbia! They will discuss transitioning to life as a college student, their urban campus community, campus resources that support students across their four years here, and key factors to consider in your college search process. Register now.

 

Thursday, October 6 at 5:00 p.m. Pacific / 8:00 Eastern, Find Your Fit: Boston College, Hamilton College, and Princeton University

QuestBridge students are invited to come to this session to learn more about Boston College, Hamilton College, and Princeton University as potential match institutions! There will be a brief overview of each institution and students will have the opportunity to ask questions to the admissions representatives. They look forward to meeting you! Register now.

 

Thursday, October 6 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern,  Find Your Fit: California Institute of Technology

Join Caltech Admission Officers and current Techers to learn about their community and why you should rank Caltech. Register now.

 

Friday, October 7 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Williams College

Join Carolina Echenique and a few current students to learn more about QuestBridge at Williams! Register now.

 

Friday, October 7 at 3:30 p.m. Pacific / 6:30 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Pomona College

What does it mean to attend a small, private, residential, liberal arts college in Southern California as a QB scholar? Hear from an admission officer (QuestBridge Match alumna, Geraldine Castañeda ‘21) and a current QuestBridge Scholar about their trajectories to Pomona and what it could mean for you! Register now.

 

Friday, October 7 at 3:30 p.m. Pacific / 6:30 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Carleton College 

Why should you rank Carleton? Because they have a cookie baking house on campus, of course!  Join current members of Carleton's QuestBridge Scholars Network, as well as Jack Buettner, Assistant Dean of Admissions, as they bake some cookies and answer your questions. Register now. 

 

Sunday, October 9 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific / 4:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Bowdoin College

We know that applying to college can feel overwhelming and leave you with a lot of questions. Bowdoin is here to help! Join Ryan Ricciardi, associate dean of admissions, and a panel of current students who applied via QuestBridge for a conversation on the liberal arts, living in Maine, the opportunities a Bowdoin education provides, and much more. Bring your questions! Register now.

 

Sunday, October 9 at 4:30 p.m. Pacific / 7:30 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Carleton, Grinnell, Macalester, and WashU

What makes their schools great for high-achieving students from lower-income families? How do they support traditionally underrepresented students on their campuses? What do their QuestBridge programs look like — and will you fit in? Register now.

 

Monday, October 10 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific / 4:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Vassar College 

At Vassar College, they are proud of their history of access and inclusion. Join Vassar Admissions to learn more about what's unique about Vassar, the vibrancy of their community, and why Vassar should be on your list. Register now.

 

Tuesday, October 11 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Colby College 

Join Colby QuestBridge scholars and Assistant Dean and Director of Admissions Tori Neason to learn more about Colby including the unique academic programs, their close-knit community driven by intellectual adventure and civic engagement, and life as a first-year student. Bring all your questions about being a Mule! Register now.

 

Tuesday, October 11 at 5:00 p.m. Pacific / 8:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Boston University 

Join BU Admissions to discuss how BU can be a great fit for you. You’ll hear from current students about why they chose BU, the communities they've found on campus, the resources available for QuestBridge students, and more. Bring your questions and your curiosity! Register now.

 

Wednesday, October 12 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Find Your Fit: Middlebury College

Join Middlebury College as current seniors share their experiences and application advice. Register now.

 

October 

Sunday, October 2- Thursday, October 6, Virtual SOAR with Rice University 

Virtual SOAR (October 2nd-October 6th) is an open invitation program for high-achieving high school seniors who might not have had the opportunity to explore Rice University and is focused on the lived experience of historically excluded and underrepresented students. This program is open to prospective students entering in fall 2023 and offers specific insight into student life, the academic experience, resources for first generation and low-income families, and information on affordability. Please use the registration link to sign up for any or all of the SOAR events, including the QuestBridge College Match Timeline session on Thursday, October 6th. Register now.

 

Wednesday, October 5th at 3:00 p.m. Pacific / 6:00 p.m. Eastern, Financial Aid at UVA with University of Virginia 

Learn about the financial aid process, including different types of financial aid and how to apply, directly from the Office of Student Financial Services. Register now

 

Thursday, October 6 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Building Lifelong Relationships & Community with Washington and Lee University 

Join for conversations about networking, internships, alumni, honor system, speaking tradition, pre-orientation programs, and more. Register now.

 

Monday, October 10 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Duke Financial Aid 101 with Duke University 

College is a significant expense, but Duke is committed to making a Duke education affordable for as many students as possible. Join Duke Financial Support Officers to learn about their financial aid policies and how to apply. Register now.

 

Wednesday, October 12 at 5:00 p.m. Pacific / 8:00 p.m. Eastern, QuestBridge Women's College Session with Barnard College, Scripps College, and Wellesley College 

Join the QuestBridge coordinators from Barnard, Scripps, and Wellesley while they exclusively share the benefits of attending a women's college to the QuestBridge prospective student community! Learn how the outstanding campus opportunities-internships, research, leadership development, career preparation, and a robust social life-translate into powerful outcomes for our students and alumnae. Registrants will automatically be added to the mailing lists of the colleges included in the program. Register now.

 

Thursday, October 13 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Hamilton College: Virtually Hamilton - Admissions and Financial Aid Advice From "The Room Where It Happens"

You and your family are invited to join members of the Admissions and Financial Aid leadership team in “The Room Where it Happens” (that is a reference to Hamilton's favorite Broadway show, for those paying attention). Panelists will answer your questions and provide guidance on topics that may be on your mind as you navigate your college search. Register now.

 

Tuesday, October 18 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Hamilton College: Virtually Hamilton - College Essay Writing Tips From Admissions Officers 

Working on your college essay can be a stressful experience — but it doesn’t need to be if you have the right attitude and guidance to keep you on track. That’s what Hamilton admission officers will provide in this interactive panel discussion. While they are not looking for perfection in your essay, they do hope to get to know you better through your writing, and will share some ideas and best practices to keep in mind when you sit down to write your essays this fall. Register now.

 

Wednesday, October 19 at 3:00 p.m. Pacific / 6:00 p.m. Eastern, Hoos Talking - Diversity at UVA with University of Virginia 

This event will give you a chance to learn about the academic and cultural opportunities available at UVA from current diverse voices on Grounds. Learn about how student advocacy has shaped the University's community that is present today. Register now.

 

Wednesday, October 19 at 4:30 p.m. Pacific / 7:30 p.m. Eastern, Pre-Professional Opportunities at Liberal Arts Colleges with Denison University 

Liberal arts colleges are known for small classes, residential campuses, and the opportunity to engage with professors and peers in the classroom. But a liberal arts college can also be a perfect place to prepare students for professions in business, law, healthcare, and so much more. Hear from Denison about how they prepare students to achieve their career goals through pre-professional advising, internships, coursework, and other experiential learning opportunities. Register now.

 

Sunday, October 30 at 11:00 a.m. Pacific / 2:00 p.m. Eastern, Trick or Treat Meet & Greet with Washington and Lee University 

Panelists will speak about their own experiences interacting with Office of Inclusion and Engagement (OIE) programs and support groups. Register now. 

 

November 

Thursday, November 3 at 4:00 p.m. Pacific / 7:00 p.m. Eastern, Building a Community: Equity and Inclusion with Swarthmore College 

Swarthmore’s community hails from all of 50 states, over 60 different countries, and countless different life experiences and perspectives. Join members of the Swarthmore community for a conversation about diversity, equity, and inclusion at Swarthmore. Register now.