As a college advisor for the past 15 years, I believe the best way for prospective students to get to know a college or university is to visit. Finding the right college fit starts with walking across the quad, sitting in on a class, checking out the residence options and having breakfast, lunch or just a snack during your visit. I encourage my students to make their campus visit count in the following ways:
A good school is one that is prepared to help informed consumers. College is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. Skip schools that are not willing to spend time with you when you visit and move on to those that take an active interest in preparing the next generation for success.
Continue reading my “Four Must Dos on Campus Visits” to get even more out of each visit.