Tag: campus visit tips

Campus Tours: The First Step Into Your Dream School

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Visiting campus is somewhere in between a museum tour and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. It's an exciting chance to let your imagination run wild with the possibilities. But it's also an educational opportunity, a time to take copious notes, and there probably won't be any chocolate... read more

Campus Visit Scavenger Hunt


College is a major investment, and the only way to really know if you've found the right fit for you is to see it in person. read more

Take the Campus Visit Etiquette Quiz!

Student, The High School of Performing and Visual Arts

Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to the CollegeXpress Campus Visit Etiquette Class! read more

The Best Way to Visit Campus

Student, Wachusett Regional High School

There's more to the colleges you're touring than the official campus tour. A lot more. read more

Campus Visit Tips, from One Student to Another


After all her campus visits, she learned there are a few things you can do to make sure your time is well spent. read more

What I Learned From Touring 11 Colleges In 10 Days

Student, West Henderson High School

Ari learned a lot on his 10-day sojourn. Here he shares the most helpful lessons. Hopefully they will help you too. read more

Phone a Friend: Campus Visits with a Companion

Student, Chelmsford High School

For prospective students, college tours can be intimidating or even awkward at first. For some, however, the solution may be simple: bring a friend. read more

College Visits Should Be Fun, Not Stressful

President, Collegewise

They say attending a college you've never visited is like getting married on a blind date--probably not the best idea. Yet, even though the campus visit is a very important part of the college application process, it doesn't mean the visits themselves need to feel like your whole future is riding on a single tour! Here, one admission expert gives his top tips for making the campus visit both productive and enjoyable. read more

Top 10 Campus Visit Tips


Choosing a college is a huge investment--for your future and your bank account. It's important that you take the right steps to ensure that the college you decide on is the right fit. A great tool of evaluation is the campus visit. read more