Preparing for a Campus Visit
Byline: Karen Goldberg Goff, THE WASHINGTON TIMES
Planning to make some campus visits this fall? Parents and teens should keep some basic ideas in mind as they tour campus, says Cliff Kramon, an independent college adviser in Teaneck, N.J.
* Let the school know you are coming. Call ahead and find out when tours will be available. Make an appointment to meet with an admissions counselor and attend an information session. This will not only make your visit thorough, it can help you at decision time.
"Colleges keep tabs on who visits," says David Hawkins, director of public policy for the National Association for College Admission Counseling, a Virginia-based professional …
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Publication information: Article title: Preparing for a Campus Visit. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Washington Times (Washington, DC). Publication date: October 12, 2003. Page number: D03. © 2009 The Washington Times LLC. COPYRIGHT 2003 Gale Group.
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