4 Reasons College Campus Visits Are a Waste of Time & Money

College campus visits are a ritual. A rite of passage. A requirement. And they also are mostly a waste of time and money. As the summer winds down, my team and I have been busy debriefing our students and their parents about whatever summertime college campus visits they have done in the past month or […]

Got the summer travel bug? Plan some college visits!

Visiting colleges is a big part of the whole college process, but it can be a tricky thing to plan! Between classes, sports, clubs, jobs, and other obligations, sometimes it’s impossible to get college visits scheduled during the school year. Now that you’ve got your whole summer stretching out in front of you, it’s time […]

Admissions Counselor Reviews Elon University

An up and coming university, Elon takes care to admit students that will be a good fit.

Expert College Advisor on Touring Universities

Mark explains what to expect from campus tours and universities large and small.

Educational Consultant on the Philosophy Behind Jesuit Schools

You don’t need to be Christian — or religious at all — to attend a Jesuit school. Mark explains the expectations and requirements of these great colleges.

When Is Best Time to Visit a College Campus?

Mark explains why the dead of winter can be absolutely the best time to see a school as students experience it. And you get a better idea of how students interact–and cope with the weather. Winter can be fun!

Tips for Planning Spring Break College Visits

Spring break is an ideal time to plan college visits. What colleges should you visit? What should you do while you are there? Read our top six tips to help families plan spring break college visits.

Drake University – Great Internship Options Through Local Graduates and Businesses

Looking for internships? Check out Drake University!

How The Political Leanings Of A College Campus May Impact Your College Search

Are politics important to you? Given the upcoming election and political frenzy of this fall, it seems fitting to discuss how a campus’ political climate may creep into your college search criteria.

A Lesson In Demonstrated Interest

How can you demonstrate interest effectively? Here are some tips straight from college admissions representatives.