Admissions

3 Ways to Handle College Tours

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There are thousands of colleges out there, so I understand how difficult it can be to choose the right one. Even guides that help you narrow it down by the feedback of your fellow students or by financial considerations can still be hefty — our own Best Colleges book covers 385 schools, and our Best Value Colleges title still evaluates 200. One of the best ways to help make a final decision is to pull your nose out of the books and actually visit. After all, unless you're remotely attending an online university (and maybe you are!), the physical resources of the school and the feel of the campus are going to be something you're living with for at least a few years.
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