Flagship Opportunities Include:
SAT/ACT Test Preparation courses offered at no cost to all Bergen Catholic students. Students are encouraged to register for test preparation classes that will be offered beginning in November, March, June and August.
Mock University Interviews to be offered to prepare students to participate in the University requested Alumni interview process. Former Ivy League Alumni interviewers to conduct interview sessions by appointment.
City as a Classroom: Cultural and educational classroom excursions to expose students to and deepen understanding of areas such as art, music, religion and history.
Duke Writing Seminar: Assistant Dean of Admissions from Duke University provides an interactive seminar for students on writing the most effective college admissions essay.
JET Tour (Jesuit Excellence Tour): Jesuit colleges from all over the country come together to visit BC and hold a college fair for our students to meet with the college representatives.
College Admissions Panel: College representatives from universities such as Columbia University, Fordham, NYU, Marist College, Iona College, Siena College, Rutgers University and Bucknell University visit BC in the spring and provide a Q&A panel for all BC students and parents to attend.
Crusader Missions Program: Service based, BC-led community oriented service trips to Peru, Argentina and West Virginia.
Colleges Visit BC: Over 150 colleges visit BC each fall. Opportunity for students to meet admissions representatives from select schools on an individual basis.
Catholic Crusader grade level retreat program: All BC students participate in grade level retreats through their Religion classes in conjunction with our Chaplain, Father Colin Kaye.