Touring a college campus is a quintessential part of the college application process. In my previous article, "College-Visit Tips From a Campus Tour Guide", I discussed what to look for during a campus tour. However, many applicants focus so much on the campus, they forget to tour the surrounding area to get a feel for the location they will be living in for their college years. If you want to get the most out of your college experience, look beyond the school. Here are the top 6 things you need to look for in your future home away from home.Topics that can be discussed with either students or other people in the area include: “How safe do you feel in this city?” “What are some local activities that I should know about?”
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