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5 Things to do on a College Visit

College is an expensive investment, so you not only want to take that campus tour, but also do these five things to make sure you find the best college for you!

Alexis Avila CEO of Prepped & Polished gave us some tips.

Five Things to Do on a College Visit
from Alexis Avila CEO of Prepped & Polished

Visit school when it is in session, bustling with kids.
Sleepover in the dorms. Hanging out with students overnight will tell you volumes about the day to day college scene.
Really taste the food! You’re going to spend the next two to four years eating at this dining hall, so make sure you like the cuisine!
Identify your academic interest and take a class in it. Was the class interesting? Were the students engaged?
Get to know other college students. Find out what’s REALLY happening at the school.

5 Things to do on a College Visit

What was your biggest takeaway from these five things to do on a college visit? Do you have any questions for Alexis Avila?

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February 14th, 2016
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Five things to do on a college visit

Alexis Avila Founder/President of Prepped & Polished discusses five things to do on a college visit.

Tip 1. Visit the college either in the Fall or Spring.
Tip 2. Spend the night in a Dormitory.
Tip 3. Eat a meal at the dining facility.

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Tip 4. Take a Class in your academic area of interest.
Tip 5. Engage with other college students.

What college visit tips have you found useful? Have questions about the college admission process?…

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March 23rd, 2010
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