Choosing where to go to college is already a daunting decision. But it in a pandemic, the process feels especially fraught and complicated, particularly if a student has never had the chance to visit some of their prospective colleges. Former University of Pennsylvania admissions officer, Beth Heaton, and former Reed College admissions officer, Ian Fisher, are here to offer their tips on how students can educate themselves about their options—virtually.
The Insider: College Admissions Advice from the Experts is where College Coach experts weigh in on the latest college admissions topics. We cover everything from application timelines and strategies to tips on financing your child's education.
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