Category: University of Chicago

“So You Don’t Have To”: A Visit To Columbia College Chicago

In mid-June I spent a few days in Chicago, and as always I thought I’d look for a college to visit. I didn’t have to look far–in fact, the admissions office for Columbia College was LITERALLY right next to my hotel! I stopped by for a tour and informational meeting with a member of the Admissions […]

“So You Don’t Have To”: A Visit To The University of Chicago

As promised, I will use this space to share my experiences visiting colleges with you. Hopefully you will find these notes useful. If you like the schools I discuss you should do everything you can to visit on your own, but this should tide you over until you can. At the end of June I was […]

“So You Don’t Have To”: Notes From Visits to Colleges

  Despite the date above, this post is continuously updated to include links to all of the posts in my series “So You Don’t Have To”. Thanks for reading! In my role as a college counselor I have visited many colleges and universities all over America. For the past couple of years, I have written […]