Upcoming Events

The Counseling Department is excited about our upcoming events to assist our families and students in their college application process. This year we have events planned to give students access and exposure to several colleges and universities and their representatives, as well as college tours to give students a hands-on college experience.

BYU Final Exam Proctor Fee - Click Here

  • All BYU Independent Study courses have a $50 proctor fee for the final exam.
Princeton Review SAT and ACT Prep Classes at VCS - Click Here to RSVP
  • VCS is proud to partner with The Princeton Review to help students prepare for the October 7 SAT and October 28 ACT exams. These classes are designed exclusively for VCS students!
Fee: $350 for 6-week program (15 hours instruction and 3 full length exams)

Past Events

2017 College Application and Essay Workshop: August 8-10

Hey Seniors!!! Are you someone who needs some extra help, extra reassurance, or an extra pair of eyes when it comes to applying to college? Maybe you'd like a head start on the process? Maybe you're someone who procrastinates and might have a freak out moment if you don't get some early hands-on help? (Yeah, you know who you are!) Luckily Village is running a College Application and Essay Workshop just for you! We will be using resources provided by Ethan Sawyer- College Essay Guy. Click here to learn more about Ethan Sawyer's programs.

Dates: August 8-10

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Location: VCS Room C9

Fee: $99

See full agenda below:

Tuesday, August 8

  • Introduction to the General Personal Statement and Brainstorming
  • Introduction of Narrative Essay Structure
  • Analyze Sample Essays
  • College Search Process Overview Using Schoolinks and Naviance

Wednesday, August 9

  • Introduction of Montage Essay Structure
  • Analyze Sample Essays
  • Decide on an Essay Structure and Begin Drafting
  • Meet with Essay Coach one on one for Feedback and Guidance
  • Common Application
  • Guest Speaker: Mount Saint Mary's University Admissions Rep

Thursday, August 10

  • Peer Review
  • Revision Process
  • Personal Statement Final Draft Reveal
  • UC Application
  • Guest Speaker - Syracuse University Admissions Rep