Your Travel Bill of Rights: The Video
Jun28

Your Travel Bill of Rights: The Video

You know, you really do have choices when it comes to not only choosing your hotel but where you stay within the hotel. Check our video travel tips before your next college visit!

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Travel Bill of Rights
May22

Travel Bill of Rights

With campus tours and college visits upon you, there are sure to be several nights spent in hotels. Travel has changed so much over the years and hotels, in general, are well run and efficient, but sometimes there is a glitch in the system.  Know your rights so you can sleep soundly. 1. Request the room you want. When you check-in at a hotel, your room is typically assigned automatically by a computer which makes tracking efficient...

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SCV For Parents
Apr09

SCV For Parents

Guiding your teens out the door and on the road to college: Moms and Dads, this section of the Smart College Visit (SCV) blog is for you! Here you will find a list of the top posts in our For Parents category. We wanted to make to it easy to access the content that is most relevant to the role parents play in the college visit, search, and admissions process. And, by the way, Hats off to you for being on hand should your...

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Next on #CampusChat: CollegeXpress on Starting Your Scholarship Search
Dec06

Next on #CampusChat: CollegeXpress on Starting Your Scholarship Search

Smart College Visit To Host CollegeXpress on #CampusChat When: Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 9PM Eastern. College admission applications are not the only things consuming college-bound teens over the holidays, many will also be immersed in scholarship search–and with thousands of scholarships available, it's a process that can daunting at the very least. To provide tips for students and to shed light on their approach to...

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Smart Q & A: The College Admissions Interview
Aug25

Smart Q & A: The College Admissions Interview

QUESTION: What should students focus on when preparing for a college interview? ANSWER: From:  Jeannie Borin, M.Ed. , founder of College-Connections A few interview tips: The first FOUR minutes of the interview usually sets the tone. Get it right at the start, and it can go well. Have questions of your own, and make sure they are not obvious factual ones. Dress informally so you are comfortable, but not too informally (avoid jeans or...

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College Visit Video: Marshall University
Apr25

College Visit Video: Marshall University

  Today’s College Visit Video Showcase features Marshall University located in Huntington, West Virginia.  If you can’t visit a college in person, then visiting by video is the next best thing! It’s also a great way to explore campus before planning your college travel.  Enjoy the video, then explore these pages to learn more about MU:  College Profile and Plan Your Visit. Related...

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