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How do I find the right college fit?

Hey guys, I'm a junior in high school, and I've been researching colleges. I'm not sure how to find the right college fit for me - what factors should I consider? How did you find your perfect college? Any advice would be helpful!

10 months ago

Hey there! It's great that you're starting your college search early. When my child was searching for colleges, we considered a few key factors to find the right fit. First, think about the size of the school you prefer - do you want a smaller, more intimate campus or a larger university with more resources? Also, consider the location - do you want to be in a big city, a small college town, or somewhere in between? Academics are important too, so research the programs and majors available at each school to see if they align with your interests and goals. Additionally, consider the campus culture and extracurricular activities available. Visit college campuses if possible, as this can give you a better feel for the atmosphere and help you envision yourself there. My child ended up choosing a college based on a combination of these factors, especially the strong program in their desired major and the welcoming campus culture. Best of luck in your search!

10 months ago

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