Become a Featured School on Smart College Visit
Jan19

Become a Featured School on Smart College Visit

January 2012 How to Become a Featured School and Look Smart on SmartCollegeVisit We're accepting requests from 4-year colleges and universities to become a SmartCollegeVisit featured school over the next few months as we roll out new features to enhance travel planning for college-bound teens and their families.  Our integrated marketing approach to representing your school on our site and through our connected social media channels expands your online presence. Become a beta client and take advantage of these three smart ways to get your college featured on SmartCollegeVisit: Sign up for a Smart Visit Profile for your college. Email us at info @ smartcollegevisit dot com for information. We look forward to sharing information and dates related to your visit programs. Showcase the really cool, must see place on your college campus. Click Smart See, Smart Do at Your School to get started. Let us tell the story of your school's unique undergraduate learning opportunities through our Smart Learning series.  Doing one or all of the above will give prospective students and their families the opportunity to connect with you, plan a visit to your school, and learn what not to miss when visiting your campus. The above promotional services are backed up with social media outreach and are free to our beta clients. Contact me today to sign up or learn more. Here's a short list of other ways we could potentially work together: Mobile Campus Guides for the iPhone and Android phones (tell me more!) Web & Mobile Event Registrations (Non-ecommerce, visit/college tour registrations) SEO Marketing Campaigns Mobile Campus Guides – The Ultimate Recruitment App Our development platform for mobile campus guides is smart. Really smart. We've taken a navigational approach to create mobile apps that allow visitors to campus, and enrolled students (really anyone on campus) get from point A to point B from any point on your campus. Click here to request more information. Mobile-friendly Web Forms If you'd like to reduce rekeying of data and get rid of the on-site visit registration forms, then why not move to a mobile form that parents or students can access via their cell phones while sitting and waiting for the information session to begin? Contact us to discuss mobile forms for your office.  Smart College Visit, Inc – Our Location in the Social Universe:  SmartCollegeVisit on Twitter (Join us on Wednesdays at 9PM ET for #CampusChat) SmartCollegeVisit on Facebook SmartCollegeVisit on Handshake...

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Revisit Smart College Visit: The week in review, April 12-17

Weekly Summary of posts of SmartCollegeVisit: How to Improve Your Chances of Admission when Wait-Listed – Part Three in our series on what to do when wait-listed. SmartCollegeVisit wins First Place in Business Concept Competition – It never hurts to hear from others that an idea is a good one and we’re pleased to know others think so, too! College Visit: One Precursor to the Empty Nest – College visits can be one those defining moments when parents (and kids) realize life as they’ve know is about to change. Here, Natalie Caine, founder of Empty Nest Support Services, shares her insight about the importance of community during this important transition. Smart College Visit Photo Friday: The Water Dome at Florida Southern – One of our goals is help schools showcase the beauty, the excitement…the energy of life on their campuses. What better way to do than with a photo of something you might see or do when you visit a college campus? Be sure to check out Photo Friday and Smart See, Smart Do before you visit a college.  As always, we welcome your comments, suggestions and stories. Just use the comment link below or contact us using one of the methods listed...

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Free Things to do in all 50 States
Apr09

Free Things to do in all 50 States

Once you've read over our Smart See, Smart Do list of featured places on college campuses and then made plans for your own college visit, why not take some time to explore the surrounding area while you're away?  Every state has something fun and free to offer travelers. Check out what else there is to do either on your way to visit college or once you're headed back home. Click on the map below to access the complete list of Free in 50 States list on TravelingMom.com....

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Smart See, Smart Do Schools
Mar04

Smart See, Smart Do Schools

Still thinking about which colleges to visit this spring? Check out the schools we've featured here on SmartCollegeVisit: Arizona State University Barnard College College of William and Mary Cornell University Florida Southern College Fort Valley State University Franklin & Marshall College Goucher College Grinnell College James Madison University Kansas State Merrimack College Saint Joseph's College of Maine Virginia Tech *** Colleges & Universities interested in submitting an entry for Smart See, Smart Do, please click on the Submission Form. For more information about how to get your school profiled on this site, please visit the For Colleges...

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Top 10 SmartCollegeVisit Blog Posts
Feb22

Top 10 SmartCollegeVisit Blog Posts

In the three-plus months we've been creating content on the topic of college visits for you to read here on SmartCollegeVisit, it's been a pleasure to draw attention to some of the exceptional opportunities and people we've found involved with the colleges and universities we've been fortunate enough to get to know. Based on our site's web analytics, here are the top 10 most popular posts on the SmartCollegeVisit blog: Smart See, Smart Do: Grinnell College Smart See, Smart Do: Barnard College Student Panel Highlight of Radford Open House Smart See, Smart Do: Goucher College Where'd They Go to School? — The Presidents Dos and Don'ts on a College Visit Ready to Explore The Personal Touch at Seton Hall University Top 10 Tips for Dressing Smart for your College Admissions Interview Yes, Visit (Advice from St. Catherine University) Many thanks to all the schools, counselors, advisors, and professionals who've been willing to share their great stories with...

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Smart See, Smart Do: Goucher College
Dec16

Smart See, Smart Do: Goucher College

At the intellectual, cultural, and social crossroads of Goucher College’s Baltimore campus is the Athenaeum, a103,000-square-foot building that houses Goucher's high-tech library, a public forum, classrooms, a café, an art gallery, a radio station, a center for community service, as well as places to meet and converse.    Photo credit: Jeff Tryon The building features two “green” roofs, a rain garden, solar water heating, and light-activated motorized window shades. Expected to be certified “Silver” according to the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green-Building Rating System, the Athenaeum, which is open 24/7, is a smart place where visitors can both "see" and "do" while on their campus tour. See what's happening right now: Athenaeum Web Cam.  To see more photos, view our Photo Album. Location: Baltimore,...

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