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Campus Visit Tips When Tours Won't Fit

Question: We are taking a trip through the mid-west to visit several schools of interest to my son. While we've successfully scheduled tours at his top choices, we will be driving right by secondary choices which don't have tours at useful times.Can you suggest what to do on such a visit?

You don't say whether your trip will take place when these Midwestern schools are in session ... or not. So I'm going to assume that they will be. Some of the advice that follows may only be apt during term time, but other suggestions can work in the summer or during breaks, too.

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