Know all of the important college dates for 2019-2020


C. Creamer, Reporter

There are many important events and opportunities that students miss out on. Here are some of the most important dates for you to know when making your college decisions:

Sep 24: NACAC – Indianapolis National College Fair (9:00a – 1:00 p @ Indiana Convention Center)

Sep 24: Hamilton County College Fair (6:30 – 8:30p @ HSE High School)

Sep 26: Indianapolis Black Alumni Council HBCU College Fair (6:00 – 9:00p @ Crispus Attucks High School)

Oct 01: Seniors: First day to begin filling out FAFSA (see Senior Page for more info)

Oct 01: Earliest Early Action and Early Decision deadline for college applications

Oct 02: Living Rosary (Senior College Visit possibility)

Oct 15: Early Action and Early Decision deadline for college applications

Oct 16: SAT test at BCHS for Seniors only (Check email from Mr. Reilly for details)

Oct 18: Due date for all E-transcripts, ESSR, and scholarship applications to be processed prior to Nov 1 *IMPORTANT: It takes 3 weeks for colleges to receive your transcripts, this is the main reason students miss the Early Action deadline*

Oct: 22 NACAC Indianapolis National Visual & Performing Arts Fair (6:30 – 8:30p @ Butler University)

Oct 26: ACT Test Date

Oct 29: College Financial Aid Information Night at BCHS 

Nov 01: Most common deadline for college applications (submit by this date for maximum consideration for admission and scholarships) 

Nov 02: SAT Test is hosted at BCHS

Nov 20: Alumni Career Lunch (Mike Jansen, ‘81, will speak on his journey to video production and Colt’s stadium announcer)

Dec 01: Priority date for filling out FAFSA

Dec 07: SAT is hosted at BCHS

Dec 14: ACT Test Date

Feb 08: ACT Test Date

Mar 09: Greater Indianapolis Southside Fair (6:30 – 8:30p @ University of Indianapolis)

Mar 10: Northeast Indianapolis College Fair (6:30 – 8:00p @ Lawrence North HS)

Mar 14: SAT Test is hosted at BCHS

Apr 04: ACT Test Date

May 01: National College Decision Day (You must submit a deposit to your school of choice to hold your spot in the incoming class.)

May 02: SAT Test is hosted at BCHS

May 14: Baccalaureate Mass (6:30 p)

May 17: Commencement for the Class of 2020 (2:30p)

June 13: ACT Test Date

Jul 18: ACT Test Date 


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