Cerritos College News Releases -- September 2004

Cerritos College to Host College Night October 13

Fair will Feature More than 50 College and University Reps

For Immediate Release: September 24, 2004

Media Contact: Kristen Habbestad, Public Affairs; (562) 860-2451, ext. 2287, khabbestad@cerritos.edu

Event Contact: Megan Richardson, Public Affairs; (562) 860-2451 ext. 2401, mrichardson@cerritos.edu

NORWALK, CA – September 24, 2004 – Cerritos College will host a daytime university mega fair and an evening college night on Wednesday, October 13, 2004.

College Night 2004 will be held 7 – 9 p.m. on Wednesday October 13 in the college’s gymnasium. Partnering with the ABC, Bellflower, Downey, and Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School Districts, the yearly event draws more than 2,000 high school students, parents, and high school faculty and staff.

“The college looks forward to working with the K-12 districts to host College Night each year because it links prospective students with college representatives in a convenient setting—the Cerritos College campus,” said Megan Richardson, event coordinator.

The college’s annual University Mega Fair, aimed at Cerritos College’s 23,000-plus students, will be held 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. in Falcon Square. Members of the public are welcome to attend the University Mega Fair.

Cerritos College is located at 11110 Alondra Blvd. in Norwalk. Free parking will be available in lot C-1 after 5 p.m. For more information about parking, maps, locations, and other important details, visit www.cerritos.edu/collegenightor call (562) 860-2451 x 2401.

For nearly 50 years, Cerritos College has served as a comprehensive community college for southeastern Los Angeles County communities including Artesia, Bellflower, Cerritos, Downey, Hawaiian Gardens, Lakewood, La Mirada and Norwalk. The college offers degrees and certificates in more than 180 areas of study in nine divisions. Annually, more than 1,200 students successfully complete their course of studies, and enrollment currently surpasses 24,000 students. Visit Cerritos College online at www.cerritos.edu.