college community

Being a Part of Your Class

Lighthouse College PlanningCollege Life, College Planning, Student Life

Big campus, small campus, or anything in between, you will need to become a part of your class and college community. Often I will hear students cease talking about their goals when they discuss the college application process. There is almost a vibe that once they get in, they are set.  Yes – being accepted into college is a huge …

Big City vs. Small Town Colleges

Lighthouse College PlanningCollege Life, College Planning, College Plannng, College Visit

Weighing the location, what’s right for you? When you picture yourself at college, are you walking to class among the crowded streets and tall buildings of a big city or walking through the quieter streets of a small-town? During your search for the perfect college, you might be weighing the pros and cons of urban vs. rural, but what’s right …