Is a college campus visit necessary?

Question: Is a college campus visit absolutely necessary?

Let me ask you some questions. Would you buy a car without taking it for a test drive? Would you buy a stereo system without listening to your favorite music on it? The answer to your question is: It's very important.

The reason you want to visit every school on your final list of candidates is a matter of personal chemistry between you and the college or university you're thinking about. It