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Response to teenagebambam (Reply #5)

Mon Jan 28, 2013, 08:33 AM

16. Unfortunately, no

I had the same idea -- great minds thinking alike.

Also, pay real close attention to the neighborhood. Lots of colleges in bigger cities are located in areas without a lot of nearby food/entertainment options, or are in neighborhoods one wouldn't venture into at night. If the university doesn't have activities on-campus to compensate, the students get sick of that real quick.


At this stage, that's a big consideration. OBKid1 wants to go to a big-city school, so the surrounding areas and living options will be something I'll be interested to see.

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