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Make Your College Fairs Great

Posted on Sep 24, 2019 5:00:00 AM

College Fairs are no “sideshow.” They are a resource that comes pretty close to your doorstep, providing you with grand opportunities. With a little planning and by following some simple instructions, you can change what might otherwise be a bewildering experience into an extremely productive one.  So,

Topics: Demonstrated Interest, College Visits, College Fair

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Topics: Demonstrated Interest, College Visits, College Fair

Visiting colleges? Keep Your Sanity and Budget in Check!

Posted on Aug 4, 2019 7:01:00 AM

We counsel our students about the importance of a visit to their prospective colleges. Yes, online admission material is compelling (panoramic website views of stunning campuses, informative virtual tours, and links to social media accounts with engaging content). But nothing truly takes the place of being there, of talking to current students, of sampling a meal at a dining hall or enjoying coffee at the library Starbucks. The task is daunting: in accounting for time, money, and distance, you feel as though you have to be independently wealthy with abundant leisure time. Don’t fret. With some strategic planning, you can make college visits manageable. Plus, if you’re truly unable to schedule a visit, we have some tips at the end of this post to help you plan a stay-at-home college tour – the next best thing.

Topics: College Admission, College Visits

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Topics: College Admission, College Visits

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