Public or private school? Local or far from home? Big city or small town? What majors are offered? What is campus life like? There are many different factors to consider in selecting colleges, and these resources can help you start to search for your "best fit." 


Create a Well-Rounded College List

This resource describes different types of schools that students should be sure to include on a well-rounded list of college applications.


Explore College Options

This resource describes some of the important factors to consider and explore when comparing colleges.

Search for Colleges

This resource provides a list of places you can go to start the college search, detailed instructions on Naviance's college search feature, and a task card for comparing colleges.





College Visit Guide

This resource explains how to prepare and what questions to ask when visiting college campuses or talking to admissions counselors.