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Passions outside of the classroom help when applying to college, but find one for the right reasons.
There are other ways to connect with a campus, but you should try to see a few schools on your list.
Keep the size of a college or university in mind when you explore schools; each has advantages.
Be an active participant in your education and work to get to know your professor.
Work on your time management techniques and pay attention to deadlines, experts say.
Talk to your roommates and think about personalizing your space when choosing what to bring with you.
Don't feel that you need to decide immediately; there's time to explore myriad options in college.
Explore many avenues, and consider what makes you unique; there may be money in it for you.
Get ahead on testing and be organized in your communication with colleges, experts say.
Ask if you don't understand something, and get creative to find sources of financial help for college.