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How can I make the most of college fairs and open houses?

Hi there! I'm planning on attending some college fairs and open houses soon, but I'm not sure how to make the most of these events. Can you provide some tips on how to get the most valuable information and make a good impression on college representatives? Thanks!

9 months ago

Hello! It's great that you're taking the initiative to attend college fairs and open houses. These events can be really helpful in making decisions about where to apply. Here are some tips to make the most of your experience:

1. Research beforehand: Make a list of colleges you're interested in and find out if they'll be attending the fair or hosting open houses. This helps you prioritize which booths to visit or events to attend.

2. Prepare questions: Think about what you want to know about each college, such as their programs, campus life, financial aid, and admissions requirements. Jot down specific questions to ask the representatives.

3. Dress appropriately: While you don't need to wear a suit, dressing neatly and professionally shows that you're serious about your college search.

4. Engage with representatives: Introduce yourself, ask your prepared questions, and listen attentively to their answers. It's also a good idea to ask for their contact information for any follow-up questions.

5. Take notes: After speaking with each representative, write down key points to help you remember the information later.

I hope these tips help you have a productive and enjoyable experience at the college fairs and open houses. Good luck!

9 months ago

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