COLLEGE ADMISSIONS

220 N Church St
Elizabethville, PA 17023

Telephone: (717) 362-8181
Fax: (717) 362-8088

Guidance Counselor: Amy Heimbach
Guidance Counselor: Lora Nestor

Students that wish to attend a college or technical school should follow the following general process.

  • Research Colleges
    • Find schools that have your intended major.
    • Find schools that have clubs, sports and activities that you would like to be involved in.
    • Look at the location of the school (is it rural, urban, close to home, etc.) based on your desires.
    • Look at how big the school is (do you want to attend a large school, small school, etc.).
  • Apply to the schools that you are interested in.
    • Fill out an application.
    • Usually applications may be filled out online.
    • Write an essay (if required)
  • Request letters of recommendation.
    • Ask teachers, HS counselors, coaches, advisors, pastors and employers.
    • You will most likely need for both applications and scholarships.
  • Request your transcript.
    • Come to the HS Guidance Office and ask to have an official transcript be sent to the colleges that you have applied to.
  • Wait for acceptance letters.
  • Research financial aid.
  • Research scholarship opportunities
  • October 2017 – HACC Trades Career Day (mechanics, robotics, Information Technology, construction)  –  Heinbach
  • November 2017 – HACC Health Careers Day-  Nestor
  • December 2017 – Young Men’s Career Symposium- Heinbach
  • December 2017 – Thaddeus Steven’s Technical School Tour – Heinbach
  • December 2017 – Penn College Career Exploration Tour- Nestor
  • February 2018 – HACC Engineering Career Day – Nestor
  • March 2018 – Young Women’s Career Symposium – Heinbach
  • March 2018 – HACC Career Fair – Nestor