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Meet experts on college admissions. Last year, speakers included a Director of Admissions for UC Berkeley, as well as graduate students who shared their experience getting into top schools. Visit colleges in neighboring regions to compare and contrast what is right for you. While the exact colleges we visit may vary, they may include some of the following institutions:
- Bay Area: Dominican University, San Francisco State U., U. of San Francisco
- Silicon Valley: Stanford, Santa Clara University, Menlo College, San Jose State
- Northern California: Sacramento State, U. of the Pacific, St. Mary’s College
- University of California System: UC Santa Cruz, UC Davis, UC Berkeley
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