What to Wear to a College Campus Visit

Visiting a college’s campus is an excellent way to narrow down your top picks. Your dream school may feel like home, or it may feel unsatisfying, prompting you to look at other colleges. Either way, a visit can help you make the big decision of where to attend. So, understandably, college visits are a pretty …

Tips To Help You Create A Balanced College List

When looking for advice on creating a college list, you will come across the words ‘balanced college list’ very often. So what exactly is a balanced college list, why is it important to create this balanced list and most importantly, how do you create one? You’ll find all the answers below. What Is A Balanced …

The Pros and Cons of Different Times to Visit Colleges

You’ve probably heard various opinions on when you should make your college visits. During the school year? Summer break? Winter break? Spring semester or fall semester? Here are some quick pros and cons for each option. Summer Break Pros: You don’t have to worry about missing school. You see the school at probably its most …

How To Have A Successful College Visit

College visits are an essential part of the college search process. They help you get a closer look at the colleges on your shortlist and get a feel of the place. This makes it easier for you to solidify your choice of institution before committing the next four years of your life and thousands of …

How To Prepare For A Summer College Visit

While you can get most program details of any college from their website, it does not really give you a sense of the campus community. Summer college visits can give you valuable first-hand insight into how things really look and feel on campus. These few tips will help you prepare for your upcoming summer college …

Get Hyped for College with Social Media!

You’ve been accepted to schools, and you’ve finally made your decision about where you want to go. You’ve signed up for your dorm room and your meal plan, maybe even your classes. Now what? Time to explore via social media! Most colleges and universities have their own Twitter feeds and Facebook pages for students and …