Travel Checklist for Summer Campus Tours
Jun17

Travel Checklist for Summer Campus Tours

Packing for a summer campus tour?¬†What’s on your travel checklist? Don’t forget to bring: Sun Glasses Sunscreen Water Bottle Hat Wait! I know what you’re thinking…same as your “take to the beach” list, right? Exactly. Campus tours are usually scheduled between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. and they last for at least an hour which means you’ll be walking around campus during the heat of the day. Come...

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For the College-Bound & Their Parents: Links We Think You’ll Like
Jun26

For the College-Bound & Their Parents: Links We Think You’ll Like

  New York Times: Even for Cashiers, College Pays Off The Chronicle of Higher Education:Admissions and the Adolescent Brain The College Board (summer reading list):101 Great BooksRecommended for College-Bound Readers  On SmartCollegeVisit: Sunscreening those Summer College Visits: What's your college visit SPF? Top 10 Tips – College Tour 101 Top Five College Movies to Watch and Learn...

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College Tour Tip: Visit the Campus Bookstore
Nov26

College Tour Tip: Visit the Campus Bookstore

College-branded hoodies and T's, ballcaps, bobbleheads, figurines, coffee, snacks, computers, cell phones, and, of course, textbooks are just a few of the things you're likely to find in the campus bookstore. Be sure to allow for enough time during your campus visit to wander through the bookstore.  College and university bookstores offer a grand selection of memorabilia to make your campus tour something you'll...

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