What I Wish I’d Looked at During College Visits

What I Wish I’d Looked at During College Visits

College visits can be scary, especially if individuals don’t know much about the application process. The process can also be difficult for students who don’t…

7 Things Your College Tour Guide Wishes You Knew

7 Things Your College Tour Guide Wishes You Knew

I have been fortunate enough to have the experience of being a tour guide for my college. With this experience has come everything from amazing…

Why College Visits Don’t Really Matter in the End

Why College Visits Don’t Really Matter in the End

No matter how many people say that college visits are important to determining where you want to go, they truly are not. What is shown…

11 Things to Ask Students at Your Prospective College

11 Things to Ask Students at Your Prospective College

Whether you’re on a campus tour or have an acquaintance that attends a school you’re interested in, I encourage you to branch out and ask…

Why Summer Isn’t the Perfect Time for College Visits

Why Summer Isn’t the Perfect Time for College Visits

Summer is the perfect time to visit colleges, right? You’re not in school so you have time to travel without having to worry about missing…

How to Reflect on a College Visit

How to Reflect on a College Visit

Campus visits can be huge influences on prospective students. How students feel after a visit can make or break their decision to apply. With so…

Celebrating The Good Moments

Celebrating The Good Moments

Feeling alone as you swim through the terrifying waters known as the college admission process? Have no fear! We have several seniors blogging about ups,…

How to Take Advantage of Your College Tours

How to Take Advantage of Your College Tours

It’s that time of year (I’m a tour guide, I know). It’s the time when thousands of prospective and admitted students flood college campuses, wide-eyed…

Megan’s Story: My College Journey to Syracuse University

Megan’s Story: My College Journey to Syracuse University

My college admissions journey officially began during spring break of my junior year. I had a rough idea of what I was looking for in…

The Do’s and Don’ts of Accepted Students Day

The Do’s and Don’ts of Accepted Students Day

Once you are accepted to a college, depending on the school, you may have the opportunity to visit for an accepted (or admitted) students day….

How to Slay Your College Tour

How to Slay Your College Tour

Ah, the college tour – so often undertaken by the naïve prospective student, and so often underutilized due to poor planning, stress, and general pre-application…

A College Tour from the Perspective of a College Freshman

A College Tour from the Perspective of a College Freshman

My first thought: What am I doing here? It’s 34 degrees out. Sitting in the lobby of Northwestern’s newly constructed visitors’ center, I watched a…

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