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How do I decide if a college is the right fit for me?

Hi everyone, I'm a junior in high school and I'm starting to research colleges. How did you guys decide which colleges were the right fit for you, and do you have any tips or advice for finding the perfect school? Thanks for your help!

11 months ago

Hey there! It's great that you're starting your college search early. Finding the right fit can be a bit overwhelming, but don't worry, I've got some tips for you. When my child was in your shoes, we considered several factors to find the perfect school. First, think about the location. Do you want to be close to home or far away? Do you prefer a big city, small town, or something in between? Next, consider the size of the school. Some students thrive in small, intimate environments, while others prefer larger universities with more opportunities. Also, think about what you want to study and look for schools with strong programs in those areas. Campus culture and extracurricular activities are important too! Try to visit campuses if possible, or take virtual tours to get a feel for the atmosphere. Finally, don't forget to consider the financial aspect. Look for scholarships and financial aid opportunities to help make your dream school more affordable. In the end, trust your gut – you'll likely know if a school feels like the right fit. Good luck with your search!

11 months ago

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