March 15: College Planning Day at WSU Tri-Cities

college-planning-dayRICHLAND, Wash. – High school students are invited to explore higher education options during College Planning Day beginning a 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 15, at Washington State University Tri-Cities.

Students will select four 30-minutes presentations to attend. To register and for more information, visit

The free, annual statewide event is organized by the Washington Council for High School-College Relations to allow high school students to attend in-depth presentations from colleges and universities.

Representatives from more than a dozen colleges will explain what to expect after high school, what their institutions look for in a college application and what opportunities are available on their campuses.

For a list of participating institutions, view the 2016 agenda at


Mariella Lora, WSU Tri-Cities campus admissions/enrollment management and student services, 509-372-7140,
Kristy Phillips, WSU Tri-Cities admissions counselor, 509-372-7245,
Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities public relations specialist, 509-372-7333,