Area high school students are invited to attend the Illinois Regional College Fair hosted by Quincy University on Tuesday, March 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Health and Fitness Center, located at 20th and Oak Streets.

Representatives from more than 50 in-state and out-of-state public and private colleges and universities will provide information to high school students on academic programs, financial aid packages, and extracurricular activities. QU Financial aid representatives will be on hand so parents and students can ask questions about financial aid.

The Illinois Regional College Fair is sponsored by the Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling and is held in cooperation with area high schools and John Wood Community College. The Illinois Regional College Fair is free and open to the public.

Students must register at to attend the college fair. For more information, please contact Tammy Duesterhaus at 217-228-5301.

Founded in 1860 by Franciscan friars, Quincy University is a small Catholic university emphasizing the sciences, liberal arts and the professions. Quincy University offers undergraduate, graduate and adult education programs integrating practical experience and Franciscan values. Faculty and advisors work with students to design customized success plans to help them graduate on time, find their passion and prepare them for life. QU is a member of NCAA Division II for intercollegiate athletics. For more information, please visit or contact the Office of Community Relations at (217) 228-5275 or Quincy University. Success by Design.