Admission

Oregon Private College Week at Reed College

Monday, July 27 – Friday, July 31, 2020

Oregon Private College Week has moved online. During these special virtual events, you will learn about Reed and the college application process. 

During our 80 minute event, you will have the opportunity to attend two 40 minute sessions of your choice. Find out more information about the sessions below; some sessions will be offered multiple times throughout the week and you are welcome to attend multiple events. 

Acing the InterviewTake a deep dive into the college interview to discover why interviews are an important part of the application process.

Campus Tour
- Two admission student tour guides will lead the tour via Zoom and share stories from some of their most memorable moments at Reed.

Case Study of a College Application - Learn what your college application will look like through an admission officer’s eyes and what matters most in the admission process.

Information Session - This is a great way to get a feel for Reed and to learn more about our academic offerings, research opportunities, student experiences, and campus life events.  

Navigating Selective Admission - Join this session and learn how selective institutions think about transcripts, extracurriculars, the application essay, and more.

Writing your Personal Statement - We’ll let you in on the dos and don’ts and show you a few sample essays from successful Reed applications. 


Select which event you would like to attend and fill out the registration form. Please note that all times are listed in Pacific Daylight Time. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to the Office of Admission at 503/777- 7511. You can also attend virtual sessions of other private colleges in Oregon during this week. 

Transfer students, high school teachers and staff members, access program professionals, independent higher education counselors, and other community members are encouraged to attend! 

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