Freshmen: Should I Bring My Car to Campus?
Jul09

Freshmen: Should I Bring My Car to Campus?

A question frequently asked during a college visit information session is “Can I bring my car to campus?” The answer to this is either going to be “Yes” or “No” depending on the school’s policy. “Should I?” is the question prospective students usually fail to ask. Below, Megan Wilson, Assistant Director of Admission at Western Carolina University addresses this topic as part of our...

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WilliamPaid: Building Credit One Rent Payment at a Time
Jun15

WilliamPaid: Building Credit One Rent Payment at a Time

For many, renting an apartment while in college is a student's first step to living on his or her own. Students living on their own quickly come to realize that independence comes with a lot of responsibility: paying rent, managing credit cards, budgeting money for groceries and bills, etc. Part of becoming an adult is understanding credit: what it is, how to build it, and what applies to it. A play on words –"Bill...

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SCV Weekend Wrap-up
Jun13

SCV Weekend Wrap-up

Articles appearing on SmartCollegeVisit June 7- June 12, 2010 Another busy week covering topics related to college visits, college admissions, and college life has come and gone. In case you missed anything, here's the week in review: Category: CollegeVisits Sunscreening those Summer College Visits -What's Your College Visit SPF?, 06/07/10 Category: Smart See, Smart Do Smart See, Smart Do: University of New Haven, 06/08/10...

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