For many high school juniors and seniors, spring break means roadtrips to look at colleges. Jenna Johnson of The Washington Post recently wrote up some great tips; read the whole article, here, or give this summary a look:
- use categories (“no massive universities” or “only a big university”) to narrow your search
- look at virtual tours
- don’t go to campus on their break – you want to see it full of people
- follow school newspapers and other sites online
- make a plan with your folks to break free from them for a while: this about what feels best for you
More on this topic, here.