Hundreds of regional high school students expected at Mercer County College Fair

GREENVILLE, Pa.—About 700 regional high school students are expected to attend the Mercer County Guidance Counselors College Fair and Career Day from 9-11:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 5 at Thiel College.

The fair is in Beeghly Gymnasium. It is free and open to the public. Representatives from about 80 colleges, universities and technical schools, as well as businesses and the armed forces, will distribute materials and talk with students and other interested members of the community about colleges and career choices. Students, faculty and staff of Thiel College—a leading liberal arts college in northwest Pennsylvania—will be in attendance.

Students from Mercer and Crawford counties as well as from other high schools in the area are expected to attend.

The Mercer County Guidance Counselors Association sponsors the event.

For more information about this event, please contact the Office of Admission at (724) 589-2345.

Office of Admission

About Thiel College

Thiel College is a private liberal arts institution founded in the Lutheran tradition. Located in Greenville, Pa., the College offers 60 majors and minors, 25 varsity sports, and a 10:1 student-faculty ratio to more than 900 students. A dedicated faculty paired with dynamic research and internship opportunities produce numerous graduate school and job placements. Coeducational from its beginnings, the College remains committed to combining tradition with innovation as it celebrates 150 years.