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Hear from a former college admission officer at UChicago and Stanford and learn what they look for in applicants.
When picking a college, students often choose on the criteria of either academic programs and prestige, or a loosely based feeling of “fit.” However, there are so many characteristics of a college that are important to consider, especially if you want to have a good college experience outside of the classroom. The campus culture, location, opportunities, and extracurricular options will affect you everyday life, your happiness, and, in some cases, your future career.
Your parental figures raised you and put lots of time and care into you. If you feel that it is important to have a life-long