College Choice

Getting to College

College choice matters a great deal since the campus you choose will be where you spend your time for the next few years.

Some factors to consider when choosing a campus:

  • Location
  • School environment
  • School size
  • Student population
  • Majors offered
  • Cost of tuition and other expenses
  • Types of financial aid available
  • Activities available on campus

Not all students enter college knowing exactly what they want to study or what career they want to pursue. There is no pressure to have identified either a major or career when entering college since there are plenty of opportunities and resources for you to explore majors and careers once you are there.

A few resources to start your exploration of career and major options are: