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College Visits

What college tours do and don’t tell you

January 12, 2017, Posted In College Visits
Aidan

With school vacations fast-approaching, many families will soon be visiting college campuses to get a first glance of where their son or daughter may call home for four years. One of the more popular options is of course the college tour. Tours are a great opportunity to see campus for the first time; however, it’s […]

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How to create your college list

March 17, 2016, Posted In College List
Marc

There are more than 2,000 four-year colleges in the United States to choose from. When starting the college admissions process, make sure that you research schools with programs that best suit you. Your initial list can be as long as you’d like, but you should keep in mind that applying to every university on your […]

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What college tours do and don’t tell you

March 4, 2016, Posted In College Visits
Aidan

With school vacations fast-approaching, many families will soon be visiting college campuses to get a first glance of where their son or daughter may call home for four years. One of the more popular options is of course the college tour – an hour long stroll across campus led by a student ambassador or admissions […]

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Do’s and don’ts with your college list

December 17, 2015, Posted In College List
Marc

It’s easy to become overwhelmed with the sheer number of college choices. Consider these do’s and don’ts as you begin to narrow down and finalize your school list. DON’T disregard a school based solely on its tuition. According to the College Board, the average total cost of attending a private four-year college is $31,231. Yet […]

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What not to do on a college visit

June 13, 2015, Posted In College Admissions
Stephen

Nothing can replace a college visit in helping a student determine if a particular school is a good match. High school students seem to have a sixth sense when it comes to college visits – most know almost immediately if they like, or don’t like, a particular college. As you’re planning your trips for this […]

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