#CampusChat 7-23: Building a Great College List

#campuschat college planning twitter chatThis week’s #CampusChat is co-hosted by Suzanne Shaffer (@suzanneshaffer) and Wendy David-Gaines (@pocsmom) as part of their #WednesdaysParent blog series. The topic: building a great college list.

Suzanne Shaffer is our Parent College Coach here at Smart College Visit. She also has her own blog: Parents Countdown to College Coach. She offers parents advice on college prep and directs them to the right experts to connect with along the college journey. She is also a regular contributor to TeenLife.com, Zinch’s blog MoreThanaTestScore.com, and numerous other college related blogs.

Wendy David-Gaines (The POCSMom-Parent of College Students Mom), writes on her own blog and shares a Wednesday’s Parent series with Suzanne. She has also written a book: Parents of College Students Survival Stories. She is a regular contributor to Examiner.com as the Long Island College Prep Expert.

They will be sharing their expert advice this week covering some of the following questions:

  • When do you begin the college list?
  • How do you begin?
  • What are the criteria for a good list?
  • How should parents be involved in making the list?
  • Should college size be a decisive factor?

These are just a few points that will be covered. See you there!


When: Wednesday 9PM ET

Where: Twitter–Use #CampusChat with your tweets to partcipate

Who: Follow @pocsmom and @suzanneshaffer AND @collegevisit

Topic: Building a GREAT college list


Author: Suzanne Shaffer

Suzanne Shaffer advises parents and students in the college admissions process and the importance of early college preparation at ParentsCountdowntoCollegeCoach.com. She is excited to share her knowledge with the readers of Smart College Visit.

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