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What questions should I ask during a college tour?

Hey fellow applicants! I'm a junior and I'll be going on some college tours soon. I want to make sure I get the most out of these visits, so I'm wondering what questions I should ask during the tours. What are some important questions to ask to get a better understanding of the school? Thanks in advance!

11 months ago

Hey there! It's great to hear that you're planning to visit some colleges. Asking questions during the tour can definitely help you get a better understanding of each school. Here are some important questions you might want to consider asking:

1. What is the student-to-faculty ratio?

2. What kind of academic and career advising is available?

3. How does the college support students with their mental health and wellness?

4. What is the housing situation like for freshmen and upperclassmen?

5. Are there any unique programs or opportunities specific to this college?

6. What's the campus culture like, and how do students typically spend their weekends?

7. How do students get involved in research, internships, or other hands-on experiences?

8. What resources are available for financial aid and scholarships?

Don't forget to have fun and take some time to explore each campus on your own as well. Enjoy the tours!

11 months ago

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