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The Sixth Floor Museum in Dallas: An Assassin’s Lair

A visit to Dallas area colleges would not be complete without a visit to the Sixth Floor Museum in the Texas Book Depository. This is the building where Lee Harvey Oswald shot President John F. Kennedy.

The Bush Library at SMU: A Step Back Into History

On the outskirts of the SMU campus stands the President George W. Bush Library. If you’re visiting SMU, or any of the area colleges in Dallas, Texas, you should add this to your itinerary. It’s like taking a step back into history.

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Lodging Reservation Tools for Colleges

Our goal is to make it easy for families to plan and book travel to visit every campus. Here’s how we’re helping colleges and universities do just that.

Scholarship Mom Tip #134: Scholarships for Youth DO EXIST

There are lots of college scholarship opportunities for students not yet in high school & plenty for even younger students. Scholarships for youth do exist!

Scholarship Mom Tip #133: Don’t Pay to Play for Scholarships

There’s no need to pay money to win money when it comes to scholarships! Great tip from Scholarship Mom!

Scholarship Mom Tip #132: Submit Early, Submit Smart

As more and more organizations offering college scholarship money are using...

Smart College Visit: 1-Stop Shop

When it comes to how we serve college-bound teens and their parents, this...

SCV Programmer/Web Developer – Job Requirements

Smart College Visit, Inc. (SCV) is  is seeking a part-time programmer/web...

Smart College Visit Marketing/Communications Internship Opportunity

Who best knows what's happening on campus? The college students,...

Smart See, Smart Do: Bridgewater College Equestrian Center

by Su Clauson-Wicker Most students ask "Can I bring my car to...

Smart See, Smart Do: Channeling Bing Crosby at Gonzaga University

Everybody, join in: “I’m dreaming of a white Christmas, just like the …

Smart See, Smart Do: Liberty University’s Snowflex

I’m dreaming of a white… well, anytime of the year, really. When...

SCV 5 Minute Guide to Study Abroad

Did you know there’s more than one way to study abroad? Check out our new 5-Minute Guide to Study Abroad and get started planning your college journey abroad.

5 Survival Tips for Taking Online College Courses

All college students should expect at least one all-online class as part of any degree program. These five tips will help you stay on track even without the personal interaction of a traditional classroom.

The Dos and Don’ts of Being Deferred

While being deferred from your first-choice early action or early decision application can be upsetting, take heart. These do’s and don’ts will help the deferred student.

How to Plan Ahead for Study Abroad with CIMBA Italy on this week’s #CampusChat

Is your student considering study abroad next year? Do you wonder how she should prepare and what she should take (or not take)?

SCV 5 Minute Guide to Study Abroad

Did you know there’s more than one way to study abroad? Check out our new 5-Minute Guide to Study Abroad and get started planning your college journey abroad.

First Trip to China? What to know, what to do.

It’s important to know a few key things for your first trip to China. This article outlines things that will help ensure a smooth, positive experience.