Release Date: 
Monday, April 19, 2021

MACAC and Henry Ford College present Camp College!

Camp College promotion

Date: Thursday, May 19, 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location: Henry Ford Campus, Building L

The Michigan Association for College Admission Counseling (MACAC) and Henry Ford College are pleased to present Camp College.

Camp College is a fun, interactive college planning workshop for high school students! The program is designed to help students prepare for a successful start in college. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Register for Camp College

For more information, contact:

Kristine Rouleau


9:30 a.m. - Welcome
Keynote Speaker - Dr. Kalvin Harvell
Session Overview

10:00 a.m. - 10 minute break
Breakout Session 1

10:40 a.m. - Tours & Lunch, Building M
Tour Group A: 10:40 a.m. to 11:10 a.m.
Tour Group B: 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

12:10 p.m. - Breakout Session 2

12:40 p.m. - 10 minute break
Session Summary
Student Panel

1:30 p.m. - Thank you and return to buses

Session Information

How to Choose a College, Rosenau Room A
Choosing a college can be an overwhelming process, so many wonderful choices are out there! This session will cover your college options, importance of self-awareness and what factors to consider when making your decision.

Speaker: Rachel Dupree, M.A., University Counselor, Career Development & Planning, Wayne State University

How to Find Your Why: Choosing the Right Post-Secondary Path, Rosenau Room B
Finding the right path after high school can be a challenge, so figuring out your “Why” can help you find your “How.” This session focuses on tips and tricks for post-secondary decision-making, from programs of study to career pathways and beyond.

Speaker: Devon Hall, Post-Secondary Transition Coach, Dollars for Scholars

Mental Health & The College Transition, Rosenau Room C
Preparing for college can bring forth a lot of emotions and mental health concerns. This conversation will discuss key mental health considerations and help students develop healthy coping strategies.

Speaker: Kay Jones, M.A., LLPC, Senior Recruitment Adviser & College Access Coordinator

Finding Your Resources in College, Berry Auditorium
Whether it’s tutoring, advising or friends, every student needs support in college. This session will highlight ways students can find different types of support and create connections at their college, including campus resources and student life.

Speaker: Britney Underwood, M.Ed., Admissions Recruiter, Henry Ford College

Keynote Speaker Biography