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Day on the Hill

Schedule & Workshops

Welcome to Day on the Hill!

Congratulations to all the graduating high school seniors. We hope to be part of your academic journey! 

We have an exciting half-day of workshops, tabling, tours and lunch. Explore your higher education options and discover what makes Foothill College a unique and smart choice!



9:30-10 a.m. 

Pastries and Coffee/Registration 

Smithwick Quad

10-11 a.m.  

Welcome and Student Panel 

Smithwick Theater

11 a.m.-Noon 

Workshops & Application Assistance 


Noon-1 p.m.  

Tabling, Tours & Lunch 

Library Quad

Workshops & Application Assistance

Choose between multiple workshops offered at both 11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. (unless otherwise noted) or complete your FAFSA or CADAA financial aid application and apply for admission to Foothill

Paying for College

Description: Understand your options about Financial Aid, Foothill Promise, EOPS and more.

Presenters: Stephanie Anchondo, Financial Aid Outreach Coordinator & April Henderson, EOPS Supervisor 

Time: 11 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.

Location: 1401

From Community College to 4-year Universities

Description:This presentation explains how students can transfer from Foothill College to 4-year universities.

Presenter: Cleve Freeman, Transfer Center Director/ Counselor

Time: 11 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.

Location: 1101

Accessing Accommodations for Student Success

Description: An overview of services for students with disabilities, including how to request accommodations.

Presenter: Neelam Agarwal, Dean, Disability Resource Center

Time: 11 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.

Location: 1405

Application Assistance

Description: Drop in for hands-on help to complete the Foothill and FAFSA or CADAA applications.

Presenter: Admissions and Records Team 

Time: 11 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.

Location: 3504 Library Computer Lab

The Umoja Program

Description: Learn about the unique Umoja program from students, staff, and faculty. Information sessions include cultural identity activities and HBCU transfer pathways.

Presenter: The Umoja Team

Time: 11 a.m.-Noon

Location:  4223 Village Space 

Participate in our Passport Raffle

Get Your Passport at Check In!

College Promise LaptopEnter to win a free laptop, funded by the Foothill-De Anza Foundation. 

First-time, full-time Foothill students enrolling in the fall will be eligible to win. Two laptops will be given away, make and model subject to availability.

COMPLETE  and SUBMIT the passport by 12:55 p.m. on May 4, 2019 to be eligible for the laptop raffle.

Apply for Financial Aid

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Outreach & School Relations Department


Administration Building 1900, Room 1958