|Tools for Visiting Colleges|
Fall means college visit season for many students. High school seniors should be finalizing their target list now to meet regular decision application deadlines and juniors should be checking out different types of colleges to discover their likes and dislikes. Here are some tools you can use in your "College Visit Toolbox":
- Mapping out your trip can be made easier with a AAA Triptik. Just use the drop-down menu and click on Hedberg Map's Professor Pathfinder series or Wintergreen Orchard's spiral bound College Atlas and Planner offer printed maps for those who prefer to use a highlighter to map out their own route.
- Using mobile apps like Quad2Quad or College Visits (also
Apps for College Planning
- If you're undecided about whether to visit a particular college, try a virtual tour first. Sites like YOUniversity and GoSeeCampus offer an overview right from the comfort of your sofa. Check out a virtual tour before visiting a college to help you get "the lay of the land" before stepping foot on campus.
- For people looking to let someone else do their college visit planning, full service companies such as Off2CollegeTours and CollegeCampusTrips will custom design an itinerary based on individual needs.
|Map of Colleges|