SHPE|UIUC Spring 2018 High School Visitation Application

Every semester the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites accepted high school students to spend 3 days on campus to learn about opportunities in higher education and strategies that would help maximize their potential.SHPE UIUC’s High School Visitation Program (HSV) aims to motivate minority students to pursue a higher education and increase the quantity of minorities in STEM fields.

HSV will take place from Thursday, March 8th to Sunday, March 11th.
Lodging, transportation from Union Station in Chicago, and food will be provided, FREE OF CHARGE.

If you would like to find out more about either the Fall (preference 9th thru 11th graders) or Spring (Seniors only) High School Visitation or SHPE|UIUC, please contact SHPE|UIUC’s High School Outreach Chair, Oscar Ortiz, by email at shpe.uiuc.outreach@gmail.com or by phone at (312) 933-6322.

This application MUST be completed by Thursday, March 1st, 2018. However, students are strongly encouraged to complete the application as soon as possible. You do not need to accept your admission into UIUC to apply to the program.

If you cannot meet the application deadline and want to partake in HSV, please contact the Outreach Chair as APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED AFTER THE DUE DATE WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED AT THE OUTREACH CHAIR’S DISCRETION!

Once accepted you will receive an acceptance email. Acceptance letters will be send by March 2nd at the latest.

If you are accepted, you will receive a confirmation email. If you do not respond to the email or phone call, we will give the position to another student who wants to attend.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn about campus life, experience living in a dorm, talk to current students that were in your position, witness a Tesla Coil concert, meet other admitted students like yourself, and much more!

 Note: You do not have to be Hispanic. The even is simply hosted by the SHPE.