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Advice for making the most out of college visits?

Hello everyone! This spring, I'm planning to visit a few colleges I'm interested in. Can you guys share your tips and advice on how to make the most out of these visits? What are the important questions to ask, and what should I look for when touring the campus? Thanks in advance!

9 months ago

Hi there! College visits are an exciting and crucial part of the college application process. They help you get a sense of whether or not a particular school is the right fit for you.

Before your visit, do some research on each college’s website. Jot down key points that you’re interested in, such as academic programs, campus activities, and special events. This will give you an idea of what questions you want to ask when you get there.

During your visit, it's essential to engage with both students and faculty. Attend a class or two in your area of interest if possible and don't hesitate to strike up conversations with students to get a feel for campus life from their perspective.

Some important questions to ask include class sizes, campus safety, employment/internship opportunities, and the availability of support services, such as academic advising and counseling.

Lastly, take a moment to explore the surrounding area. It's important to feel comfortable with the off-campus community since you'll likely spend time there. Best of luck with your visits!

9 months ago

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