#CampusChat 7-23: Building a Great College List

#campuschat college planning twitter chatThis week’s #CampusChat is co-hosted by Suzanne Shaffer (@suzanneshaffer) and Wendy David-Gaines (@pocsmom) as part of their #WednesdaysParent blog series. The topic: building a great college list.

Suzanne Shaffer is our Parent College Coach here at Smart College Visit. She also has her own blog: Parents Countdown to College Coach. She offers parents advice on college prep and directs them to the right experts to connect with along the college journey. She is also a regular contributor to TeenLife.com, Zinch’s blog MoreThanaTestScore.com, and numerous other college related blogs.

Wendy David-Gaines (The POCSMom-Parent of College Students Mom), writes on her own blog and shares a Wednesday’s Parent series with Suzanne. She has also written a book: Parents of College Students Survival Stories. She is a regular contributor to Examiner.com as the Long Island College Prep Expert.

They will be sharing their expert advice this week covering some of the following questions:

  • When do you begin the college list?
  • How do you begin?
  • What are the criteria for a good list?
  • How should parents be involved in making the list?
  • Should college size be a decisive factor?

These are just a few points that will be covered. See you there!


When: Wednesday 9PM ET

Where: Twitter–Use #CampusChat with your tweets to partcipate

Who: Follow @pocsmom and @suzanneshaffer AND @collegevisit

Topic: Building a GREAT college list