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 […]

Tulane University: A Southern Gem

On a recent trip to New Orleans, I had the pleasure of visiting Tulane University. Much like the city that surrounds it, Tulane is a vibrant, enriching, and interesting place. Read this blog post to learn more about it.

Let’s Get Into March Madness – The College Decision Bracket

Seniors, have you decided where you are attending next year? Consider creating your own “March Madness” style bracket with your college choices.

College of Charleston: Southern Charm Meets Fantastic Opportunities

The College of Charleston truly takes advantage of its location. Charleston, SC, is an historic and vibrant city with many opportunities for students to have fun and apply their education to the real world. Read this blog post to learn more about the college.

How To Find Out If A College Is a Suitcase School

A recent NY Times article  mentions that according to a 2012 end of year survey by the Higher Education Research Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles 39% of first year students at less selective campuses said they had gone home frequently. As the article indicates, this is a concern at regional campuses and is a […]

What Not To Wear: The College Visit

Planning a college visit and not sure what to wear? Here are some tips for what NOT to wear.

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.