When I was a high school student, I absolutely loved going on college tours. Blame it on the designer on me, but my favorite part of the tour was always seeing how the buildings across campus were laid out, the interior design and architecture of the classrooms and residence halls, and what environmental initiatives the campus was undertaking and how they were integrated into the campus itself. On my multiple campus tours, I loved looking for these different things on each one, so it became a bit of a scavenger hunt for me. Which campuses had these things, and which did not?
Because of this “scavenger hunt” that I played while on campus tours, I feel as if it gave me a great way to know the campus, and thereby rated it over trying to memorize long lists of questions I should ask. That’s why I’ve created a scavenger hunt of the top 10 things all students should look for on a campus tour. These are all important, so be sure to keep a sharp eye out for them and whether they’re available at your future school! [Read more…]