College Workshop Series

Five free workshops open to Settlement's high school students and their families.

Cigus Vanni

Cigus Vanni

All sessions are led by Cigus Vanni, one of Philadelphia's top college counselors. Known for his ability to help students navigate the college admissions process, Mr. Vanni is a college counselor at Cherry Hill High School West in New Jersey and a former Assistant Dean and Admissions Officer at Swarthmore College. He is a member of the Executive Board, New Jersey Association for College Admissions Counseling and recently served on the Professional Development Committee of the National Association for College Admissions Counseling.


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Questions? Speak with your Branch Director or Coordinator, or contact Adam Johnston, Director of Strategic Initiatives, via email or call him directly at 215.320.2681.

Workshop Details & Registration Form

Workshop #1 - How to Pay for College: All Things Financial Aid
This workshop has been completed
Workshop #2 - How to be a Strong Candidate: Admissions Basics
This workshop has been completed
Workshop #3 - Testing, Testing, Testing!
This workshop has been completed
Workshop #4 - Essays, Recommendation Letters, and Other Supports
Thursday, March 16 from 6 to 8 PM
Mary Louise Curtis Branch (416 Queen Street)
Including students and adults
Workshop #5 - How Does Music Help Me Get Into College?
Thursday, April 6 from 6 to 8 PM
Germantown Branch (6128 Germantown Branch)
Including students and adults
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