A panel of admissions officials from leading colleges will share advice and answer questions in a forum being hosted by Sonoma Academy on May 17.

The event, which is free to the public, will begin at 7 p.m.

Universities represented include Sonoma State, the University of California at Berkeley, Stanford, Santa Clara and the University of Southern California.

The program is recommended for sophomores, juniors and their parents.

For more information, call David Rion, director of counseling at Sonoma Academy, 545-1770.

The school is located on the eastern end of Kawana Springs Road.