Visiting Campus? Why Not Take the Bus!
Jul16

Visiting Campus? Why Not Take the Bus!

Visiting campus can be the most important part of the college search. Join our Twitter chat for ideas to ease the process and expense, including an innovative approach from CoToTravel.

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Plan Your College Visit – Avoid Surprises
May31

Plan Your College Visit – Avoid Surprises

Keep in mind that some colleges do close for a day, a week, or more — and often these closures fall right when you happen to have time off to visit (major holidays, for example). Don’t waste a trip. Plan ahead!

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Visiting College Early – Where To Start, When To Start?
Mar03

Visiting College Early – Where To Start, When To Start?

Recently we noted that juniors, and even sophomores, in high school can benefit from college visits prior to the senior year. If your schedule and budget allow, visiting the very high-on-the-list colleges early on can take a little pressure out of the over-scheduled senior year. Be warned, however, that it can also restructure your list.         There is no magic number of colleges to visit (or apply to, for that...

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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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Stress-free Graduation Travel
Apr29

Stress-free Graduation Travel

This is the moment you’ve been waiting for: your son or daughter is finally graduating from college and will soon be a wage-earner! So pack your hankies and get ready for one of the most memorable trips of your lifetime: college graduation. Here are a few tips to make this weekend easy and stress-free.

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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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