Successful college visits are key to helping find your best-fit college. Learn what to look for, red flags, and good questions to ask, and more.
If you cannot visit a campus in person), check out these virtual options for a successful college visit:
- CampusReel includes more than 15,000 videos, tours, and commentary from student ambassadors from more than 35 colleges and universities. These videos have been vetted for viewing by prospective students. And, you can select schools by size, location, rating, region, or an interactive map.
- YouVisit includes 600+ colleges and you can filter the list by state, public or private, campus setting, enrollment, and/or tuition costs. Colleges can be viewed as a 360° experience or with a virtual reality headset.
- The College Tour is now filming its seventh season, The College Tour tells the inside story of 80+ colleges through student-driven segments.
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It’s always best to put your feet on campus before making a final decision, but these options can help you save time and money (and keep you from missing high school classes!) while you narrow your list of choices.