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College Depot at Burton Barr Central Library provides free year-round programming targeting various topics of the college planning process.

During the academic school year:
Workshops on various topics including college exploration, financial aid, scholarship searching, and more are presented free of charge and open to the public. Registration is required for some programs as seating might be limited.
 
Walk-In Assistance​ offers the opportunity to receive hands-on help with various elements of the college admissions and financial aid process with no appointment necessary! Drop-in and get help with FAFSA updates, scholarship searches, "To Do" student portal tasks, and more. Walk-in assistance is provided on designated days/times and on a first-come, first served basis.
 
Spring:
FAFSA Assistance is provided to students and their families through specialized programming to assist with the FAFSA application and creating FSA IDs through hands-on small groups and workshop sessions during the peak financial aid season. Registration is required for some programs as seating might be limited. College Goal FAFSA​ events will be hosted in College Depot in February! For a printable PDF flyer in English, click here. For a PDF flyer in Spanish, click here​.

In June and July:
Summer Camps are customized programs for students entering 8​-12th grades for that coming school year. Students meet and spend time with your peers, learn valuable information, play games, hear from guest speakers, get ready for college, and have fun! Check back mid-spring for dates and times.


For the complete list of upcoming programs and full descriptions, see below. For a printable PD​F​ flyer the January/February 2016 programs, click h​e​r​e​​​​​​​​​​. Questions? Call 602-261-8847.
  
  
  
  
Description
Cafe Con Becas2/13/20169:00 AM - 10:00 AMBurton Barr Central Library - College Depot Small Conference Room

​This informal Spanish question-and-answer session provides information on scholarships and all other aspects of the college planning process. Register Here​

College Goal FAFSA - Hands-on Assistance2/20/20161:00 PM - 4:00 PMBurton Barr Central Library - College Depot Workshop Room

​Drop-in assistance with the FAFSA will be provided during these hours. College Goal FAFSA is a statewide initiative that provides free information and professional assistance to students and families. Registration optional here​

FAFSA Step-by-Step Completion Session2/20/201610:30 AM - 12:00 PMBurton Barr Central Library - College Depot Workshop Room

​This is a hands-on step-by-step walk-through of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid for students and their families. Register Here​

College Goal FAFSA - Hands-on Assistance2/27/20161:00 PM - 4:00 PMBurton Barr Central Library - College Depot Workshop Room

​Drop-in assistance with the FAFSA will be provided during these hours. College Goal FAFSA is a statewide initiative that provides free information and professional assistance to students and families. Registration optional here​

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Call: (602) 261-8847 · Email: college.depot@phoenix.gov
1221 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85004
Mon: 9-5 · Tues, Wed, Th: 11-7 · Fri ,Sat:  9-5​​ · Sun: Closed