College Visit Video: Marshall University

College Visit Video: Marshall University

  Today’s College Visit Video Showcase features Marshall University located in Huntington, West Virginia.  If you can’t visit a college...

College Visits: Hot Travel Topic on Twitter Chat

College Visits: Hot Travel Topic on Twitter Chat

Kim Orlando, founder of TravelingMom.com (a terrific resource for family travel planning) invited me to join her and other moms...

College Tour Tip: Schedule Department Meetings Two Weeks in Advance

College Tour Tip: Schedule Department Meetings Two Weeks in Advance

The question "should I visit the financial aid office during my campus visit" came up during #CollegeChat on Twitter.  The...

College Tour Tip: Visit 1st Choice School Last

College Tour Tip: Visit 1st Choice School Last

A surprising college tour tip is to visit your first choice last. Visit your first-choice school last? Once you think...

College Tour Tip: Ask Why?

College Tour Tip: Ask Why?

Beyond the look and feel of a college campus, the most important reason to visit a campus in person is...