Wilson High hosts HBCU Expo
Wilson High School Counseling Department hosted first HBCU College Expo on Feb.15.
Historically Black Colleges and Universities from across the region provided a day filled with honor and information for students, parents, and the local community.
Student attendees included 91 Wilson seniors and juniors and 55 seniors from West Florence (12), South Florence (39) and Trinity-Byrnes (4) high schools.
Over 350 applications were completed by seniors and hand delivered to the college representatives present. Over 200 on site college acceptances were granted by the universities in attendance. Roughly 10 full scholarship opportunities were offered.