Fall is a great time to visit colleges. Students are back at school, the weather isn't bad yet (hopefully), and application deadlines are still a few months away. October can be a great time to get in one last visit to make sure the school you're applying to early is really for you, or to start narrowing down the list of colleges you're applying to regular decision.
Here are a few tips for making the most out of your visits:
- There's no need to visit all the schools you want to apply to now. Visit some to get a general sense of what you're looking for, but leave some until the spring when you see where you've been accepted.