College Prep Day with the New York Mets
To help high school students across the New York City area prepare for the admissions process, the New York Mets partnered with ACT and Kaplan Test Prep for College Prep Day on Thursday, May 2 at Citi Field.
As part of College Prep Day, experts from ACT and Kaplan offered guidance for college applicants navigating the admissions process. Students were able to enjoy video spots featuring Mets players describing their college experiences.
#kaplanactmetsday at Citi Field today, 5/2 for some of our students. Beautiful day to learn about the college application process and catch a ballgame. pic.twitter.com/UNpugsTZC7
— Middle College HS (@mchslic) May 2, 2019
Following the informative program, the event continued with exhibitors on the Mets’ Field Level Concourse, where students could meet with admissions advisors who answered questions and provided information about their colleges and universities. Students also had the opportunity to talk to the ACT team.
Heading home after a great #KaplanACTMetsDay! #collegeprep #studentsuccess @act @AsherMannks @SuzanaDelanghe @sarahmoothart @allytaco pic.twitter.com/k7l3FYThmq
— Mary Michael Pontzer (@MMPontzer) May 3, 2019
— Suzana Delanghe (@SuzanaDelanghe) May 2, 2019
The students concluded their day at the ballpark with a game between the Mets and the Cincinnati Reds.
Thank you to all the students, Kaplan and the New York Mets who came out to support the incredible event. Together, we help more people achieve education and workplace success.
ACT is a mission-driven, nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people achieve education and workplace success. Headquartered in Iowa City, Iowa, ACT is trusted as a leader in college and career readiness, providing high-quality assessments grounded in nearly 60 years of research. ACT offers a uniquely integrated set of solutions designed to provide personalized insights that help individuals succeed from elementary school through career.