Montana College Application Week - October 31-November 4, 2016

  • The Office of Commissioner of Higher Education, along with the Office of Public Instruction and the Governor’s Office is pleased to support College Application Week
  • October 31 - November 4, 2016
  • This year, 139 high schools throughout the state will participate in College Application Week affording their seniors the opportunity to receive support and guidance in completing and submitting a college application.
  •  All MUS institutions are deferring or waiving the fee for one application during the week.  A complete list of participating colleges, including private and tribal, will be on the state website.
  • Campuses may also waive the application fee for low income students at the time of enrollment. 
  • Site Coordinator resources, along with a recording of the webinar training, are available on the GEAR UP College Application Week website:
  • For more information, visit or contact Jamie Jones, Montana GEAR UP at 444-0350 or or Terry Kendrick, OPI at 444-3449 or


Professional Development Opportunities

2016-2017 Professional Development Opportunities
October 31-November 4 - Montana College Application Week
January 12-13 - OPI Assessment/Data Conference - Missoula, MT

January 24 - GEAR UP Winter Liaison Meeting - Helena, MT
January 26-27 - OPI Assessment/Data Conference - Billings, MT
February 5-8 - NCCEP/GEAR UP Capacity Building Workshop - New York, NY

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