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How to decide between two colleges?

Hey guys! I'm trying to choose between two colleges that I really like, but I'm having a hard time making a decision. How did you decide where to go, and what factors should I consider when weighing my options? Thanks!

10 months ago

Hey there! Congrats on getting accepted to two colleges you really like. It's definitely a tough decision to make, but I'll try to share some insights based on my experience with my child's college decision process. First, think about what kind of environment you'd like to be in for the next four years. Consider factors like location, campus size, and the overall vibe of the students and faculty. Do you prefer a small, close-knit community or a large campus with diverse opportunities? Visit both campuses if possible and try to picture yourself studying, socializing, and living there. Second, consider your academic goals and the programs offered at each college. Is one college better known for your intended major? Are there research or internship opportunities that stand out at one of the schools? Finally, don't overlook financial aspects. Compare the financial aid packages and the overall cost of attendance. It's important to feel comfortable with the investment you're making in your education. You can always reach out to current students or alumni to get their opinions and experiences as well. Ultimately, trust your instincts and go with the college that feels like the best fit for you. Good luck with your decision!

10 months ago

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