About College and Career Center

College & Career Center Staff

John Klasen
Director of College Counseling
jklasen@glenbrook225.org
847.486.4541
Julie Smith
Transition Specialist
jsmith@glenbrook225.org
847.486.4661  
Jennifer Swanson
Executive College Assistant
jswanson@glenbrook225.org
847.486.4548

JUNIOR PARENT COLLEGE NIGHT

Parents of juniors are invited to attend the Junior Parent College Night on Wednesday, December 13th at 7:00 pm at Glenbrook South High School. You will meet in small groups with your student’s counselor and then gather in the Auditorium for a presentation. Look for more information being sent next month through email or contact Jennifer Swanson in the College and Career Center at jswanson@glenbrook225.org for more information.
 

COLLEGE APPLICATON DEADLINES

Seniors need to be aware of their College Application Deadlines. Turn in your Transcript Request Forms to the College & Career Center at least 10 school days before each deadline to give your Counselor time to process your request(s). Note that TRFs for January deadlines must be turned in 2 weeks before Winter Break.
 

COLLEGE APPOINTMENTS

Seniors who wish to meet with Mr. Klasen can book appointments now. Juniors can book appointments with Mr. Klasen after the Junior Parent Meeting on December 13th.
 

COLLEGE VISITS

College visits are finished for the 2017-2018 school year. Good luck to our seniors.
 

2017-2018 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Student Services / College & Career

DATE EVENT TIME LOCATION
August 30, 2017 Senior Assembly 9:40 am Auditorium
August 30, 2017 College Essay Writing Seminar Lunch Blocks Lyceum
August 30, 2017 Senior College Night 7:00 pm Auditorium
August 31 & September 1, 2017 Senior Common Ap Workshop SRTs Lyceum
September 6 & 7, 2017 Senior College Groups SRTs Lyceum
By Appointment College Essay Writing Clinics By Appointment TLC
September 25, 2017 Senior College Finance Night 7:00 pm Glenbrook North
October 5, 2017 FAFSA Completion Night 5:00-8:00 pm Glenbrook South Library
October 10, 2017 FAFSA Assistance Day 10:30 am-2:15 pm College & Career Center
October 17, 2017 FAFSA Assistance Day 10:30 am-2:15 pm College & Career Center
October 24, 2017 FAFSA Assistance Day 10:30 am-2:15 pm College & Career Center
October 31, 2017 FAFSA Assistance Day 10:30 am-2:15 pm College & Career Center
November 7, 2017 FAFSA Assistance Day 10:30 am-2:15 pm College & Career Center
December 5-6, 2017 Junior Planning Group SRTs Lyceum
December 13, 2017 Junior Parent Night 7:00 pm Auditorium
February 13, 2018 Oakton Application Workshop Lunch Blocks College & Career Center
April 20, 2018 Oakton Testing 8:00 am Glenbrook South Library
May 2, 2018 Senior Seminar Block 2 Auditorium