Heads Up

Welcome to Heads Up, your one-stop source for news about your son’s upcoming activities and events.

Virtual visits

Bates College, Davidson College, Oberlin College & Conservatory and Occidental CollegeThursday, May 20 at 8 p.m. EDT.

You’re invited to join admissions representatives from BatesDavidsonOberlin and Occidental to learn more about academic opportunities, financial aid and the student experience at these top liberal arts colleges.

Students can register here!


Exploring College Options is a special informational program sponsored by the undergraduate admission offices of five of the country’s leading universities: Duke UniversityGeorgetown UniversityHarvard University, the University of Pennsylvania and Stanford University.

You and your family are invited to a 90-minute webinar to help you explore your college options and prepare a strong and reflective application in this time of change and new challenges. During the program, admission officers from the five universities will introduce their institutions, discuss the college application process, answer general questions, and provide individual school breakout sessions.

Please register for the webinar date and time that best fits your schedule:

Wednesday, May 19, 7 p.m. EDT.

Sunday, May 23 6 p.m. EDT.

Tuesday, May 25 7 p.m. EDT.

Wednesday May 26, 7 p.m. EDT.


King’s University, Halifax — Tuesday, May 25 from 7–8 p.m. EDT.

This May, King’s will be hosting webinars that spotlight the Foundation Year Program and how it fits into a degree. Students will learn about the structure and content of FYP, their relationship with Dalhousie and the opportunities that are available to King’s students through that partnership.

There will be three webinars highlighting how FYP can help students achieve arts, sciences and journalism degrees. Each degree pathway will have its own webinar. These webinars will be held on Tuesdays from 8–9 p.m. AST. They will feature Dr. Daniel Brandes, the Director of the Foundation Year Program, and a faculty member from the featured program. This is a great opportunity for students who are interested in the Foundation Year Program and would like to know more about King’s relationship with Dalhousie.

Students can RSVP at Future Student Webinars page.


Western Ivey HBA Faculty Night — Tuesday, May 25 from 7–8 p.m. EDT.

This is an opportunity for you to learn more about the HBA Program and its AEO status (Advanced Entry Opportunity) as well as to hear from current HBA students and faculty.

Register here!


Emory University, Johns Hopkins University, University of Notre Dame, Washington University in St. Louis — Sunday, May 23 from 4–5 p.m. EDT.

These institutions are hosting a virtual information session for students and their families. Each admission officer will share about their institution for a few minutes before responding to live and pre-submitted questions.

RSVP for May 23 (RSVPs are required for you to receive the Zoom link).