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Higher Education 101

A Guide to the Top U.S. Universities

  • Average Course
  • Webinar Series
  • Early Registration Discount
    $50 off
    Parts 2 & 3 (only)
    Discount Code: 


    2-3 Weeks

     Course Schedule


Planning your academic career can be difficult, especially in uncertain times. Higher Education 101 is an ongoing webinar series to help students make the best decisions as they select and apply for the top undergraduate and graduate programs in the U.S. Higher Education 101 includes workshops on tips and strategies for showcasing yourself as a unique and competitive applicant. Domestic and international students are welcomed as webinar sessions are scheduled to accommodate multiple time zones. Visa information will be provided for international students. Start working towards your dream, and shine bright in your academic career!

Who Should Attend

  • Current high school students who plan to apply to top U.S. universities
  • Current undergraduates and recent graduates who plan to apply to top U.S. graduate programs


  • Learn about admissions, programs, career planning, and more from academic advisors, faculty, current students, and alumni.
  • Get tips for making your application competitive and preparing for academic success.
  • Gain access to live Q&A sessions with advisors.

Course Schedule

Required Courses

MISC 959.50
Higher Ed 101: HS Part 2
MISC 959.50
MISC 959.51
Higher Ed 101: Univ Part 2
MISC 959.51

Course schedules are subject to change. Individual courses may be taken without enrolling in the full program.

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Academic Calendar

Event Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Spring 2021
Registration Begins (after 2pm) Apr 24 Jul 16 Oct 22 Jan 21
Courses Begin* (week of) Jun 22 Sep 21 Jan 4 Mar 29
Courses End* (week of) Sep 7 Dec 14 Mar 15 Jun 7
Parking Permits Expire Sep 30 Dec 31 Mar 31 Jun 30
Administrative Holidays Jul 3, Sep 7 Nov 11, Nov 26-27, Dec 24-25, Dec 31 Jan 1, Jan 18, Feb 15 Mar 26, May 31

*Actual dates may vary by program.