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How Do Your College Preferences Compare To Everyone Else's?

What factors do you consider? In-state or as far as possible? Prestige? Party-school? Academics? Whether you already graduated, are currently in college, or are preparing to apply, see how your opinions stack against everyone else's!

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  1. What's the #1 factor when choosing a college?

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    Overall name/prestige/rankings
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    Best known for my field/major
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    Costs
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    Athletics
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    Size
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    Location
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    Vast options and flexibility in choosing classes/majors
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    Study Abroad options
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    Known professors/Research
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    Family legacy
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    Beauty of the campus
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    Where ever my BFF goes
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    Other, I'll explain in the comments
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What's the #1 factor when choosing a college?
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    Overall name/prestige/rankings
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    Best known for my field/major
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    Costs
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    Athletics
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    Size
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    Location
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    Vast options and flexibility in choosing classes/majors
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    Study Abroad options
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    Known professors/Research
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    Family legacy
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    Beauty of the campus
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    Where ever my BFF goes
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    Other, I'll explain in the comments
  1. Close to home or as far as possible

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    Very close to home (1-2 hours away)
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    Close enough to visit every so often (a few states away)
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    Across the country
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    Overseas
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    Doesn't matter
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Close to home or as far as possible
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    Very close to home (1-2 hours away)
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    Close enough to visit every so often (a few states away)
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    Across the country
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    Overseas
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    Doesn't matter
  1. Known party school?

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    Yes!
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    No.
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    Somewhere in-between
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    Don't really care either way
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Known party school?
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    Yes!
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    No.
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    Somewhere in-between
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    Don't really care either way
  1. Football/Sports heavy?

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    Yes sports are a MUST! Tailgates, pregaming, parties, rallies, everything!
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    No, don't care for sports.
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Football/Sports heavy?
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    Yes sports are a MUST! Tailgates, pregaming, parties, rallies, everything!
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    No, don't care for sports.
  1. Small college town or big city?

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    Small college town
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    Big city
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Small college town or big city?
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    Small college town
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    Big city
  1. Small or big population?

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    Small - where we pretty much know everyone
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    Medium - You can get to know everyone but there's enough people for you to get away when needed
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    Big - you meet new people all the time
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Small or big population?
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    Small - where we pretty much know everyone
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    Medium - You can get to know everyone but there's enough people for you to get away when needed
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    Big - you meet new people all the time
  1. Living arrangements?

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    Dorm life
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    Getting my own apartment
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    Commuting from home
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    A mixture of these throughout the years
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Living arrangements?
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    Dorm life
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    Getting my own apartment
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    Commuting from home
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    A mixture of these throughout the years
  1. How much do college visits matter?

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    I NEED to visit before I decide to apply/attend
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    It's just icing on the cake, it doesn't really matter
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    No visits necessary, everything I know about the school and read online is more than enough for me
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    I just visit because it's "part of the process" that everyone does
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    It's mainly my parents' that want to visit than my desire
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How much do college visits matter?
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    I NEED to visit before I decide to apply/attend
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    It's just icing on the cake, it doesn't really matter
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    No visits necessary, everything I know about the school and read online is more than enough for me
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    I just visit because it's "part of the process" that everyone does
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    It's mainly my parents' that want to visit than my desire
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