• POST SECONDARY INFORMATION

    Things to consider:

    • Is my major/field of study available?

    • Am I comfortable with the distance from my hometown?

    • What is the student body makeup at the institution?

    • What support services are available to students?

    • What is the faculty/student ratio?

    • If technology is important, what is available?

    • Are honors, learning communities, study abroad, etc opportunities available?

    • Are institutional scholarships and financial aid available?

    • Do you meet the qualification for acceptance?

     Student and Parent Resources

      What you should ask on a college visit:

    • What extracurricular activities are available?

    • What support services are available for students? (counseling, career services, healthcare, etc)

    • What is the faculty/student ratio?

    • What technology is available? (in the classroom and dorms)

    • Are special programs available for honors, learning communities, study abroad, etc?

    • How diverse is campus?

    • What living arrangements and options are available? (dorms, suites, apartment living, etc)

    • What are the meal plan options?

    • How safe is the campus and what precautions are in place for student safety?