Strategies, practice tests and writing tips will help students and their parents become better prepared for college during free workshops at five Pierce County Libraries.
Eatonville Pierce County Library, 205 Center St. W.
Saturday, Sept. 21, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. SAT Practice Test
Saturday, Sept. 28, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Test Stress/SAT Test Results
Gig Harbor Pierce County Library, 4424 Point Fosdick Drive N.W.
Saturday, Oct. 5, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. SAT Practice Test
Graham Pierce County Library, 9202 224th St. E.
Saturday, Oct. 12, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. SAT Practice Test
Saturday, Oct. 26, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Test Stress/SAT Test Results
Parkland/Spanaway Pierce County Library, 13718 Pacific Ave. S., Tacoma
Saturday, Sept. 14, 1 – 5 p.m. SAT Practice Test
Tuesday, Sept. 17, 7 – 9 p.m. Test Stress/SAT Test Results
Saturday, Sept. 28, 2:30 – 4 p.m. Acing the SAT
Saturday, Oct. 19, 2:30 – 4 p.m. What Does it Take
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 7 – 8:30 p.m. College Application Writing
Saturday, Jan. 25, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. FAFSA
South Hill Pierce County Library, 15420 Meridian E.
Saturday, Sept. 14, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. SAT Practice Test
Tuesday, Sept. 17, 6 – 8 p.m. Test Stress/SAT Test Results
Thursday, Oct. 10, 6 – 7:30 p.m. Acing the SAT
Thursday, Oct. 24, 6 – 7:30 p.m. What Does it Take
Thursday, Nov. 14, 6 – 7:30 p.m. College Application Writing
Acing the SAT
Gain a basic understanding of the SAT test and simple strategies that will make the test less intimidating.
College Application Writing
Students will learn what college admissions officers want to see in an essay.
Navigate the financial aid process for FAFSA—Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
SAT Practice Test
Take a free, full length practice SAT to get ready for the real test. Registration required. Register online @ www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.htm
Test Stress – For Parents and Students
Learn about college admissions and the differences between the ACT and the SAT. Pick up tips for test preparation and overcoming test anxiety.
What Does It Take? For Parents and Students
Understand admissions requirements for Washington State colleges and universities.