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Response to OmahaBlueDog (Original post)

Mon Jan 28, 2013, 10:49 PM

28. You should get on the school websites now

for some of them, you need to schedule your visit weeks in advance especially if they are a more exclusive school.
If they are still in classes, see if your child can attend a lecture while you are there.
Walk the campus, makes sure your child is comfortable
Find out what percent of the students live on campus for freshman year and for all four years.
Its no fun being a live-in when everyone else is a commuter.
Find out about student organizations if your child has specific interests: e.g. Gilbert and Sullivan...
Advising!!!! Is there a freshman advisor different than their major advisor?
What are the undergraduate research opportunities.
What percent of the classes are taught by a full professor?
How many employers recruit on campus.
What percent of the last graduating class went to grad school versus employed versus....
What is the average debt of the recent graduates?



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