The school year may have just started, but local high school seniors are gearing up for the next step after graduation.
The college fair was hosted at Northview High School.
36 schools and universities offered prospective students information about financial aid scholarships and areas of study.
Many of the students and event organizers say having face-to-face contact with a college helps in the application process.
“You can read catalogs and you can read websites, but sometimes you have questions that fall in grey areas. These representatives are here to help you understand what’s available,” said Libby Krietemeyer, the Director of Education Foundation Dothan.