FARMINGTON — The San Juan College Native American Center is hosting a free event on Friday to educate parents of high school students about higher education.

The Native American Parent College Day will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Henderson Fine Art Center on the Farmington main campus.

The focus of the event is to help parents with college-bound children prepare for the process of applying to higher education institutes and learn about subjects like financial aid, scholarships, testing and the admissions process.

Other topics will cover adjusting to college life and the expectations of college students.

Online registration can be completed at and day registration is welcomed.

For more information, you can call the Native American Center at 505-566-3321.