Eighty colleges and universities will make sales pitches to Beaufort County public and private high school juniors and seniors Thursday.
A College Fair is scheduled to take place at Bluffton High School and is expected to attract more than 2,300 students.
The schools that will be on-site advertising their programs to students will range from small private colleges to large public universities from near and far, including the University of South Carolina-Beaufort to Rutgers University in New Jersey.
Juniors and seniors from across Beaufort County will be transported by school buses driven from their local high schools to Bluffton High. Each high school will be allotted its own time slot. Juniors and seniors from the county's private schools have also been invited to attend. The times slotted for each school are as follows:
Bluffton High School: 8:45-9:35 a.m.,
Hilton Head Island and Whale Branch Early College High: 9:35-10:25 a.m.
Beaufort High: 10:30-11:20 a.m.
Battery Creek High and Academy for Career Excellence: 12:15-1 p.m.