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Guiding your student beyond the application.

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 Find out about Kristen's latest campus visits, upcoming workshops, and get expert advice about your college admission questions.

 

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VIRTUAL CAMPUS TOURS Nothing can replace a college visit, and having a student feel, “I can see myself here,” or “I don’t think this is for me.” College is a huge investment, and most of us wouldn’t make a large purchase without first seeing and feeling the item we are purchasing up close. But time and finances limit most families to a handful of in-person visits, so using online tours to narrow the list can be very beneficial.

COLLEGE TOURS FOR FRESHMAN AND SOPHOMORES? (AND JUNIORS AND SENIORS) As the new year settles in and students close the books on their first semester, spring and summer trip planning can be welcome distraction.  If you have a junior or senior in high school, college visits are likely to be a part of your trip planning. But even if you have a freshman or sophomore in high school, taking a few hours to listen to an information session and tour a beautiful college campus near your already-planned destination has its benefits.