Trending Articles for Campus Tour and College Visit

Do You Have a Campus Tour Plan?

Planning out your campus visits is a very good idea for the college planning process. There are a number of different kinds of campus visits you should be thinking about making, and you should plan accordingly.

College Fairs: An Excellent Idea

Attending a college fair in your junior or senior year can gain you valuable insight into the schools you have on your list, and help you decide which one is right for you.

Campus Visits, College Research, and Your College List

Visiting a college should be a part of choosing which one is right for you. It's not necessary to visit every one before applying, but finding some good examples is key to visiting colleges. This article can help you decide which schools to visit.

When a College Visit Just Isn't Possible

Just because you can't physically make it to the campus of the college you're interested in doesn't mean you can't explore it in some other way. Read on to find out about alternatives to actual, physical campus visits.

Using a College Visit to Check Up On Campus Safety and Health

When you make a campus visit, you'll want to do more than check out the academics. You'll want to make sure of what the college or university is like as a home. To do that, you'll want to check in on the health center, on the campus safety, and more. Find out what else here.

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