Flex Time Programs 2018-19

  • Offerings will be updated regularly as new programs are scheduled.  Community members who would like to speak about their careers are invited to contact the College/Career Center. Flextimes are for Vista students only.  Students must register for these programs using FlexiSched.

    FALL TERM:

    College Representative Visits

    • August 28 - Oregon State University
    • September 6 - Johns Hopkins University  
    • September 13 - University of Portland, Santa Clara University, California Lutheran University
    • September 14 - Southern Oregon University, Seton Hall University
    • September 21 - St. Mary's University
    • September 27 - University of Nevada, Reno
    • September 28 - California State University, Sacramento
    • October 2 - UC, Santa Cruz, Portland State
    • October 18 - Johnson & Wales, Montana State
    • October 19 - Miami University (Oxford)
    • October 23 - UC Irvine
    • November 8 - University of Idaho
    • November 16 - Hillsdale College

    Scholarship/Financial Aid Presentations

    • Scholarship Workshops for Seniors - November 15, December 11
    • NROTC Scholarship Presentation - November 6.  Learn about opportunities for full or partial scholarships to nearly 200 top universities via the NROTC Scholarship.

    Career Exploration

    • November 9 - Careers In Banking   

    Folsom Lake College

    • Applying to FLC (for mid-year graduates) - October 4
    • Advanced Education - November 27 & April 26 Learn the requirements and process to take classes at FLC for free starting the summer after your sophomore year.

    Enrichment Programs

    • September 25 - Youth For Understanding. Vista sophomore Sydnee Yu will share her experience from a Youth for Understanding summer in Japan.  Kikkoman offers a scholarship program for students interested in participating in Youth for Understanding. 

    SPRING TERM:

    College Representative Visits

    • Grand Canyon University - March 1
    • UC Davis - March 8
    • University of Utah & Cogswell College - March 21
    • Sacramento State (next steps for admitted students) - March 26
    • Arizona State University Admitted Students - April 11
    • University of Nevada, Reno Admitted Students - April 12

    Scholarship/Financial Aid Presentations

    • Scholarship Workshops for Seniors - January 11, February 7 & 28, March 12 & 19, April 9

    Folsom Lake College

    • FLC Application Workshop - February 12
    • Advanced Education - April 30.  Learn the requirements and process to take classes at FLC for free starting the summer after your sophomore year.

    Enrichment Programs

    • Boys' State - February 1, Junior Boys with a 3.0 gpa or better may attend this session to learn more about Boys State and the application process. One Delegate is selected from Vista each year to attend this prestigious leadership program.
    • Girls' State - January 18, Junior girls with a 3.5 gpa or better may attend this session to learn more about Girls State and the applicaiton process.  One Delegate is from Vista is selected each year to attend this prestigious leadership program.

    Career Exploration

    • Preceptorship Program Information Session - Information Session January 17 (in the Multipurpose Room)/February 8 (Application Q & A)
    • Resume Workshops - January 29, February 5  Learn how to create a resume that will best showcase your skills and experiences
    • Cover Letter Workshop - January 31  Learn how to showcase your skills and abilities in an introductory letter to a potential employer
    • Interview Workshops - February 22  Learn some basic do's and don'ts for a successful interview
    • Preceptorship Program (Non-Kaiser students) - Final Placements and Paperwork - May 2