Southern Connecticut College Fair set for March 31

The Southern Connecticut College Fair will be held Thursday, March 31, from 4-8 p.m., at The Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport. The fair features more than 200 colleges and universities from throughout the county. Admission is free and open to the public.

The fair is the combined effort of Fairfield Ludlowe, Fairfield Warde, Fairfield Prep, Central High, Bassick High, Trumbull High, Fairchild Wheeler Magnet, Harding High, Ansonia High, Joel Barlow, Stratford High, Lauralton Hall, Bunnell High, Hamden High.

In addition, as a special guest for this year’s event, Rob Franek, one of the nation's leading experts on colleges and college admission, will be on-hand to offer his advice to area teens and their parents. Franek's talk — on how to choose, get into and get financial aid from colleges — will be held at 5:45 p.m.

More information about the Southern Connecticut College fair may be found at