College and Military Visits

College Visits at HHS 2019(Click for updates)



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 23rd 2019 @ 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.




2018-2019 Dates – Dates will be updated once they are received.

Exception – MSU dates are 2019-2020 and have been updated.  



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.



  • June 14, 2019
  • October 18, 2019
  • January 31, 2020
  • February 28, 2020
  • March 13, 2020
  • June 12, 2020

Register online for MSU Friday’s here.

  • 2019 Women in Engineering Dinner – Friday, March 8, 2019 @ 5:30-8:00 (RSVP by Friday, March 1st)

This annual event convenes hundreds of MSU engineering students, faculty, alumni, and young women from the region who are interested in studying engineering. A networking session offers MSU students an opportunity to connect with recruiters and others.

Register here

  • Shadow a College of Engineering Student – Friday, March 8, 2019 @ 7:30-2 (RSVP no later than Friday, February 22)

High school students interested in engineering or computer science are paired up with an MSU Norm Asbjornson College of Engineering major to get a taste of life as a NACOE student. They attend classes and tour cutting-edge research labs for a day.

Register 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.

  • Argo Summer Adventure 2019: Description: Join us for a taste of student life under the Big Sky at the University of Providence Argo Summer Adventure. It’s a campus visit event like no other! After a campus tour and information sessions, we’ll head out to the Missouri River on Saturday afternoon for a rafting trip for you and a parent or guardian – at no cost to you. We want you to experience life as an Argo, where our freshman seminar includes a whole year of Central Montana discovery and adventure, including mountain hikes, snowboarding, camping, and more. Check-in starts at 8:30am on Saturday, July 13.
Registration period closes Monday, July 8, 2019,


Academy & ROTC Days


ATTENTION – Montana High School Students

Representatives from…

United States Military Academy • United States Naval Academy • United States Air Force Academy • United States Coast Guard Academy • United States Merchant Marine Academy • Army ROTC • Navy ROTC • Air Force ROTC Congressional Staffs

Will be present to provide information regarding each program.

PARENTS and COUNSELORS are encouraged to attend



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!