College Fairs

  • College Fairs:  This is an opportunity to meet with representatives from schools located across the country.  It is a great opportunity to get information early in the college search process.
    • Thursday, October 3rd - Performing & Visual Arts College Fair.  Union Station Kansas City - Grand Plaza from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.  Register free at

    • Wednesday, October 16 - Shawnee Mission College Clinic. . Shawnee Mission East High School (7500 Mission Road - Prairie Village, KS) from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.

    • Tuesday, October 22nd - National College Fair.  Kansas City Convention Center from 8:30 am -11:30 am and 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm.  Register free at

    Official College Visit Days
    Seniors are allowed to take 2 college Days to visit college/training sites.  Juniors are allowed to take 1 day.  No college visits in May will be approved.  Students need to complete a College Day Request Form before the day of absence.  This form can be picked up in the Cardinal Career Center.  
    Schools Coming to Visit EHS
    Students must sign up in the career center to get a pass to visit with college representatives visitin EHS.
    Visits in the fall semester are geared primarily toward seniors that will be attending college the following year.  Focus during the spring semester begins to transition more towards juniors.  All visits will be scheduled during PowerHour.  Please see the calendar on the main page for the Cardinal Career Center to find out which schools will be coming to EHS.



    Please click here for a link to the official FAFSA website.  The FAFSA will be open to students attending in the 2020-21 school year starting on October 1, 2019.   

    Kansas Newman University has put together a series of short videos that answer questions about the FAFSA.  If interested, please use the following link.