Midwest College Showcase

 [Day of the Week], [Day/Month] Schedule

Please note that all times are listed in EDT


Welcome & Discussion (15 minutes) – [ZOOM LINK] to Enter

Welcome by [Person and College]. She speaks to this moment we are in, and how small Liberal Arts Colleges offer supportive, interdisciplinary learning environments. She also will offer instructions for navigating the event.

After these discussions conclude, please join us for the Virtual College Fair (links found in the table below) where students and families will have an opportunity to speak with and ask questions of Admission Representatives from each of our institutions.

Virtual College Fair


Connect one-on-one with Admission Representatives at any of the 27 ACM and GLCA institutions that most interest you!

Albion College
Albion, MI
#1 small college graduate earnings in MI
Paid student-led research opportunities
Committed to belonging and antiracism
DePauw University
Greencastle, IN
Students from 38 States & 35 Countries
#3 Nationally for Number of Students Studying Abroad
#1 Liberal Arts College in Indiana
Luther College
Decorah, IA
Forbes' list of USA Prettiest Towns
2/3 students study abroad
Nursing students spend year at Mayo
Allegheny College
Meadville, PA
Disinctive major/minor combinations
Carbon Neutral- 1st in PA, 8th in the US
Best Value: $25K to $38K scholarships
Earlham College
Richmond, IN
13th in Best Classroom Experience
EPIC Advantage: Max of $5000 for a
funded internship/research opportunity
Macalester College
St. Paul, MN
Top Producer of Peace Corps Volunteers
98 Countries & All 50 States Represented
200+ Internships Within 8 mi of Campus
Antioch College
Yellow Springs, OH
Guaranteed International Travel
Nationally Recognized Farm/ Table Dining
Full-tuition for Pell eligible students
Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA
One required class outside of your major
Global community
Robust mentorship and advising
Monmouth College
Monmouth, IL
98% - Placement rate of 2020 graduates
Full tuition scholarships available
Undergrad research from the start
Beloit College
Beloit, WI
#5 Most Innovative College - US News
1/3 of students double major
Meet advisor within 72 hours of deposit
Hope College
Holland, MI
3,200 students from around the world
90+ fields of study and programs
10 min from the beaches of Lake Michigan
Oberlin College
Oberlin, OH
Top-Ranked College & Music Conservatory
Minimum $10K Merit Scholarship for all
Rent a Picasso, Matisse, or Dali for $5
Carleton College
Northfield, MN
#9 National Liberal Arts College
Meet 100% of demonstrated financial need
93% graduaton rate
Kalamazoo College
Kalamazoo, MI
K-Plan - open, flexible curriculum
Arcus Center for Social Justice Ldrshp
New Natatorium Fall 2021
Ohio Wesleyan University
Delaware, OH
Member of The Colleges That Change Lives
OWU Connection-research and travel!
Delaware County, suburban Columbus
Coe College
Cedar Rapids, IA
#10 Nationally for Internships among
Private Colleges - The Princeton Review
32 Fulbright Scholars in last 9 years
Kenyon College
Gambier, OH
130 Fulbright Fellows in the last 15 yrs
86 students named NCAA Postgrad Scholars
Newly completed library
Ripon College
Ripon, WI
Catalyst: skilled based core curriculum
Affordability: $24K to $36K scholarships
Willmore: cutting edge athletic facility
Colorado College
Colorado Springs, CO
Block Plan - one class at a time
Outstanding outdoor ed programs
80% of students study abroad
Knox College
Galesburg, IL
$2,000 Power of Experience Grant
3-3 Academic Calendar
19% International student population
St. Olaf College
Northfield, MN
Meet 100% of demonstrated financial need
#1 liberal arts school for study abroad
Member of The Colleges that Change Lives
Cornell College
Mount Vernon, IA
18 day One Course at a time schedule
$30,000 Min scholarship for admits in
IA, NE, MN, WI, IL and MO
Lake Forest College
Lake Forest, IL
30 miles north of Chicago
#2 for Social Mobility
Nationally recognized Career Center
The College of Wooster
Wooster, OH
Premier college for mentored research
A global campus with 70 countries
Top 10 for Best Internships
Denison University
Granville, OH
Students from 50 states and 56 countries
A top producer of Fulbright Scholars
Among 10 Best Schools for Financial Aid
Lawrence University
Appleton, WI
80% Bachelor of Arts (incl. sciences)
20% Music, including 5-year B.A./B.Music
8:1 student:faculty ratio
Wabash College
Crawfordsville, IN
Highest Earning Alumni–$143,800
#1 Alumni Network #3 Best Internships
98% Med/88% Law School Acceptance Rate

Student Resources

After the college fair, be sure to check out our Student Resources page! In addition to finding it linked here, you can always find it from our Midwest College Showcase homepage by clicking on “Resources” on the top navigation bar, or by looking to the emails you received after registering for this event!

Page Instructions

Thank you for joining us for the Virtual Counselor Institute! All of these sessions will be hosted on Zoom, which is free to use and can be accessible by any device with internet connection. If you choose to participate in smaller sessions or individual meetings, you may also want to use a device with a camera and microphone.

All sessions will be hosted as meetings, and you will have the option to turn your microphone and camera on. Please be mindful of your surroundings, both visual and audio, to be respectful of the other participants of the meeting.

If you experience technical issues during the event, please call [Tech Support].