Chicago is my kind of town. From the breathtaking architecture, to the fabulous shopping on the Magnificent Mile, to their infamous Chicago pizza, the city offers visitors a plethora of activities for a weekend visit. If you’re visiting any of the colleges in the Chicago area, why pass up an opportunity to spend the weekend in the Windy City?
Parents and students are using apps for all stages within the college prep process. Imagine being able to be guided on a tour with your smartphone. Or being able to plan college visits before you go on them. Or being able to organize all your visits to search and find the schools by uploading photos to serve as a reminder of your visit.
And, we’re off! College visits have begun and I’m learning how quickly the process has to be adapted to fit the college-bound student.
How many colleges should you visit? There is no magic number, but maybe this information will help you find the right number for YOU.
The college visits are one of the most crucial components in choosing a college. Without visiting, your student won’t have the key to choosing a college: can he see himself attending there
Are summer college visits worth the trip? If you go in prepared, informed, and ready for a different atmosphere, then yes!