Let's make it easier to find the school that's perfect for you.

The college search is already challenging for students and families. So Amherst, Bowdoin, Carleton, Pomona, Swarthmore, and Williams are putting our own rivalries aside, and hosting a series of virtual and in person events for students, families, and counselors.

Students: RSVP for events that interest you, and browse recordings of previous sessions at the bottom of the page. You can also fill out one easy form to get admission information about each school.

Counselors and CBOs: browse upcoming events just for you.

Upcoming Student Programming

Saturday, March 23, 2024
02:00 p.m. EST

Six Colleges in Durham

Join us for an afternoon in Durham during which we will discuss the value and affordability of the liberal arts and provide specific information about each individual institution.


Tuesday, March 12, 2024
08:00 p.m. EST

Junior Jumpstart

Virtual Program

In the spirit of cooperation, our six schools are teaming up to help with your college search. We’re working together to make jumpstarting your college search a little easier. Learn how to start your college search as a high school junior, featuring admissions leaders from Amherst, Bowdoin, Carleton, Pomona, Swarthmore, and Williams. We'll talk through the process, offer tips, and answer your questions. Parents and family members are also welcome to attend.


Select Recorded Sessions

Six Colleges: Majors, Minors, and More: The Academic Experience at Liberal Arts Colleges

Faculty and current students talk about the academic experience at a liberal arts college - from choosing a major to relationship building and research opportunities.

Campus Life and Building a Community

Learn how our six colleges ensure that first-generation and low-income students have the resources they need to succeed and how we foster community on our campuses.

Designed for all first-generation and/or low-income students and their families.

Starting Your College Search Process: A Special Session for First-Generation Students or Families with Fewer Financial Resources

Join admission officers from the six colleges to learn more about what you can do to prepare for college this summer. They'll have pointers for students and families alike on what to look for, what to prepare, and when to get started.