Counselor Updates

2019 Counselor Updates

September 16–20

Registration Closed

EducationQuest Counselor Updates

Join EducationQuest for a continental breakfast as they provide financial aid updates and resources for college access. The information shared will help you assist students as they work to achieve their college pursuits.

NU and State College Counselor Updates

Get the latest information from each of the University of Nebraska schools (UNL, UNK, UNO and NCTA) and the Nebraska State College System (Chadron State College, Peru State College and Wayne State College) to help you more effectively work with your students—including updates on scholarships and financial aid, current enrollment information, admissions processes and more.

This year, we are offering an option to attend the Counselor Updates streamed live from the Wayne event. If interested in attending online, please register for the Wayne location and comment in special accommodations that you will be attending online. We will provide you with a link to the Counselor Updates prior to the event.

Please RSVP by Monday, September 9.


Time Activity
8:30 a.m.

Check-in & Breakfast

After checking in, mingle with college and university representatives, EducationQuest staff and fellow high school counselors.

9 a.m.

Nebraska State College System Updates

Learn about current enrollment information from the Nebraska State College System and upcoming updates that will impact your students (Chadron State College, Peru State College and Wayne State College).

10 a.m.

EducationQuest Updates

EducationQuest staff will provide new updates regarding financial aid and the services they offer.

10:15 a.m.


10:30 a.m.

EducationQuest Financial Aid Presentation

Get insight on the services and resources provided by EducationQuest.

11:30 a.m.


12 p.m.

University of Nebraska Updates

Learn about current enrollment information from the University of Nebraska and upcoming updates that will impact your students (UNL, UNK, UNO, and NCTA).

1:30 p.m.

Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation

This session that will provide insight to the scholarship and awarding process.

2 p.m.


Address any final questions or concerns you may have following the conclusion of all the updates.


Monday, September 16
Chadron State College
The Student Center, Scottsbluff Room
Parking: Lot south of Student Center, off 12th St.


Tuesday, September 17
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Nebraskan Student Union, Ponderosa Room
Parking: Lot 4, north of the Nebraskan Student Union


Wednesday, September 18
University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Nebraska Union, Regency Room
Parking: Larson Building Parking Garage, validation available at check-in


Thursday, September 19
University of Nebraska Omaha
Scott Conference Center
Parking: Lot 9, across the street from the Scott Conference Center


Friday, September 20 (attend in-person or online)
Wayne State College
Location: Kanter Student Center, Frye Suite
Parking: Lot 10 off Walnut St, east side of the Kanter Student Center