College Fair Permission Slip

Attention Juniors:


It is time for the National College Fair to come to Pittsburgh.

This is your opportunity to talk to representatives from colleges throughout the US in a local setting.

West Mifflin Area High School is scheduled to attend the fair on

Thursday, February 9, 2017 from 9:00am to 12:00 pm.


You may also attend the fair during the evening hours of Thursday, February 9th from 6:00 to 9:00 PM or morning hours on Friday, February 10th.  Thursday will count as a field trip day, and you will not be considered absent from school (juniors only.)  Your parents are invited and encouraged to accompany you to the fair.  In addition to the college representatives, there are also several workshops including financial aid, college essay writing, college sports and athletics, and the college selection process for you to attend at various times throughout the fair.    


(A bus will be provided if enough students are interested.)


            WHAT:            National College Fair


            WHEN:            Thursday, February 9, 2017


            WHERE:          David Lawrence Convention Center


            TIME:                          9:00 am – 12:00 pm



            If you or your parents have any questions, call or email your counselor at 412-466-9131


            For further information about the fair, check the website at





I permit my child ________________________ to attend the National College Fair at the David Lawrence Convention Center on Thursday, February 9, 2017.  I understand that transportation to this event is not provided by the West Mifflin Area School District (Unless we get enough interested students for a bus) and is the sole responsibility of the student/ parent.  



Parent Signature _____________________________________Date_______


Following must be complete prior to attending fair:


Have you preregistered at     Yes 


Have you completed the career cruising school search assignment?   Yes



Due in the Guidance Office by Friday 1/20/2017