College & Military Visits



Get the latest information on colleges. Every fall, the Montana Post Secondary Educational Opportunities Council (MPSEOC) hosts 18 college fairs throughout Montana. These fairs are targeted towards high school students and their parents but anyone interested in pursuing post-secondary education is welcome. The fairs feature between 55-80 colleges, universities, technical schools, military branches and other agencies from both in-state and out-of-state. Students, counselors, parents, and community members attend the fairs for free!

     When: Monday, September 24th 2018 @ 1:30-3:00
     Where: Carroll College Gym

To register online and to see a list of schools and military branches who will be present visit For questions contact Mrs. Strietzel in the Counseling Center by email or by phone (406) 324-2239.





Montana Tech has an Open House event on November 16th from 9:00am-3:15pm in Butte. Students will have the opportunity to tour campus and attend an informational session about the school, admissions, and financial aid. You can also get the chance to speak with faculty about classes and majors, and get hands-on experience in one of three different experiential learning sessions. Lunch will be provided for all students at the Marcus Deli. Register online or stop by the counseling office for more information.



All high school seniors, juniors, and parents of prospective students are invited to experience a day in the life of a Dawson Community College student on Buccaneer Day. Buccaneer Day will be held on Monday, October 29 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the DCC campus.

All visiting students will have the opportunity to learn about academic programs and student services; meet instructors, coaches, and current students; connect with future students; take part in a hands-on academic experience; have lunch in the Student Center; and receive a full tour of the campus. Additionally, Buccaneer Day attendees are entered to win a $250 scholarship.

Buccaneer Day is a free event, however, anyone interested must register prior to attending. Students can register at



  • Super Saturday – Saturday, October 20
  • Open House – Friday, November 9
    • Interactive sessions include: searching for scholarships, effective essay writing, study abroad/career/research opportunities, and financial aid overview.
  • Meet Us on Mondays – Monday, March 18 & Monday, March 25
  • Admitted Student – Open House – Monday, April 8
  • Sophomore/Junior Preview Day – Saturday, April 27

Register online for these events here.



  • October 19, 2018
  • January 25, 2019
  • March 1, 2019
  • March 29, 2019
  • June 14, 2019

Register online for MSU Friday’s here.



  • October 19, 2018
  • October 26, 2018
  • November 9, 2018
  • February 15, 2019
  • March 22, 2019
  • April 5, 2019

Register online for UM days here.



  • Argo Preview Day: Nov 10th or Nov 11th
  • Science Days – Dec. 11th or Dec. 12
  • Argo Winder Adventure: Feb. 8th & Feb. 9th
    • An overnight campus visit that includes a free trip to Showdown Ski Area to ski, board, or snowshoe and enjoy the best of a Montana Winter.

Register online for these visits here.


If you can’t make it to the fair or to a campus visit, have additional questions, or the school you are interested in is not present please check this website for updates on colleges and military reps that come to see you at HHS!

Check out your options and plan your future!



College Military Visit List 2018 (Sem 1) (past and upcoming)

Highlands College

  • Date: November 9, 2018 (Friday)
  • Time: 11:10
  • Location: Counseling Conference Room

University of Montana

  • Date: November 13, 2018 (Tuesday)
  • Time: 12:35
  • Location: Counseling Conference Room

Wyo Tech

  • Date: November 14, 2018 (Wednesday)
  • Time: 11:10
  • Location: Counseling Conference Room

The Army Reserve

  • Date: November 15, 2018 (Thursday)
  • Time: 11:10
  • Location: Counseling Conference Room

City College (Billings)

  • Date: November 15, 2018 (Thursday)
  • Time: 11:10
  • Location: Counseling Conference Room

The Naval Academy

  • Date: November 19, 2018 (Monday)
  • Time: 10:49 - 12:54
  • Location: Counseling Conference Room