Top 5 Questions About Joining a Sorority
Jun02

Top 5 Questions About Joining a Sorority

Whether you’re a third-generation legacy, or just wondering if joining a sorority would enhance your undergraduate experience, here are the Top 5 Questions to Ask About Sororities When Visiting Campus.

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Beginning College Visits? Go Local
Jul02

Beginning College Visits? Go Local

Saving local college visits for last? Go local first! Here are 5 reasons why you should go local on your first college visits.

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Top 10 Most Read on Smart College Visit – March 15-April 14

In the past 30 days (March 15 – April 14, 2012) colleges campuses nationwide have been bombarded with high school students arriving to visit campus. High school juniors spent spring break touring colleges while seniors offered admission participated in admitted student programs with the hope of making that final decision about where to attend college. It's not surprising then that the most read content on Smart College Visit addresses what's been at the top of mind by the college-bound. From parents needing support (and travel info) to the junior starting to sort things out about their future, to the admissions interview, our writers have kept you informed.  Here's what our readers found useful during this period:  Student-to-Student: Questions to ask on a College Visit Virginia Public Colleges & Universities College Mom Minute Smart College Visit Travel Tips  College Planning with Suddenly Frugal Mom Leah Ingram Dos and Don'ts on a College Visit Top 10 Questions for the Undecided Major Top 10 Tips for Dressing Smart for your College Admissions Interview About Smart College Visit The Top 10 Questions to ask about Study Abroad Programs If there's a topic about college admissions and campus visit planning you'd like us to address, shoot us a question using our Smart Q&A form and please join us on Wednesday night at 9PM, Eastern, for our weekly #CampusChat on Twitter. Follow @collegevisit for up-to-date information. ...

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Questions to ask on the Admitted Student Campus Visit
Mar27

Questions to ask on the Admitted Student Campus Visit

– The admitted student visit is an important part of the college decision process. You’ve applied, been offered admission, now it’s your turn to make a decision about which college to choose.

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Top Higher Education Blogs & Blog Posts: Recommendations from #CampusChat College Experts
Aug12

Top Higher Education Blogs & Blog Posts: Recommendations from #CampusChat College Experts

Takeaway Links Submitted by #CampusChat Participants Wednesday, August 10, 2011 — Expert information sources for college visits, admissions counseling, tutoring and career planning. Most Popular Blog Posts – by #CampusChat College Experts College Students Ceck Your Email!!! @QuincyTutoring, Eric Clark, founder, Quincy Tutoring Community Colleges: The Truths & Misconceptions @MatthewTForrest, Matthew T. Forrest, Zinch’s Student Ambassador at Massasoit Community College Student-to-Student: Questions to ask on a College Visit @collegevisit, Kelly Queijo, founder, SmartCollegeVisit Writing Your Common App Essays And What To Avoid @jeannieborin, Jeannie Borin, founder, College-Connections Blogs We Read  – Recommendations from #CampusChat Participants Acceptional Education Week: Blogs The Huffington Post: Education Inside Higher Edu: Blog U NACAC Admitted Blog New York Times: The Choice CampusChat College Experts’ Blogs College-Connections Dr. Nancy Berk Guide to Online Schools  Koofers Blog Quincy Tutoring YouTern Video College Advisor MyFootPath Complete transcript from Back-to-School Super...

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Top 10 of 2010 on Smart College Visit
Dec30

Top 10 of 2010 on Smart College Visit

From college visits to college movies, the most-read stories on Smart College Visit in  2010 cover the life-cycle of the college bound: visit, apply, move-in, and morph into a thriving college student.  Student-to-Student: Questions to ask on a College Visit Top 10 Tips for Dressing Smart for your College Admissions Interview What NOT to Bring to College 5 Move-in Mistakes That Rob You of Space Where'd They Go To School: Fortune 500 CEOs Recession-safe Majors “Should I Drop This Class?” Dos and Don'ts on a College Visit 17 Smart Ways to Live Cheaper on Campus Top Five College Movies to Watch and Learn From Is one these Top 10 a favorite of yours? If so, let us know by commenting below. If there's a topic you'd like us to cover, just comment or tweet me (@collegevisit). Who knows? Maybe your topic will be in the Top 11 of 2011!  Top Three Content Categories Smart See, Smart Do – Our on-going series to showcase the places on campus, or things to do, that should not be missed when visiting a college's campus. Colleges and universities interested in being featured should read more on our For Colleges page and then contact us to get started.  College Visits – Provides planning, preparation, and tips for making the most of your time on campus. Parent-to-Parent – Stories from parents about their experiences touring colleges with their teens and other tips for getting through the college admissions process. To share your story, click here....

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