college visits

Gain extra points in the admissions process.  Demonstrate interest.

Gain extra points in the admissions process. Demonstrate interest.

Collegiate admissions offices often give students extra credit for interacting with them.  Why?  Because they believe students who show interest in their college are excited about them (and more likely) to attend. Whether you enroll or not after you get accepted affects a school’s rankings. Most colleges really, really care about their rankings. Colleges keep…

6 Tips For Meeting College Admissions Representatives

6 Tips For Meeting College Admissions Representatives

Starting in September, students will have opportunities to meet with college admissions representatives. The meeting may be a formal interview or an informal interview, or the meeting may take place at a high school college visit or a national college fair. Whenever the encounter, knowing what to expect and being prepared for the meeting will…

How to Get the Most from a College Visit – and Look Your Best

How to Get the Most from a College Visit – and Look Your Best

No college search can be complete without a least a few college visits. There is no better way to learn about a college and its campus then to see it for yourself. Spring break is one of the most popular times to visit campuses. Colleges and high schools often have different break schedules. When classes…