Sources for Your College Search
There are a key number of sources of information for college-bound students to find and research colleges across the country — and around the world.
The key sources for college information we’ll focus on in this section of the tutorial include:
- Personal Sources
- College Fairs
- College Websites
- College Planning Websites
- College Planning Books
We’ll also review when to begin your college search, strategies for developing your list of colleges, how to narrow down your list of colleges, and the best admissions choices for you.
Need help with any of the terms described on this page? If so, find the answers in our High School College-Bound and College Planning Glossary.
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