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1. What are the benefits of participating in a college Tour?
We believe early exposure to post-secondary institutions allow prospective students the opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge and experience necessary to make effective decisions when selecting an institute of higher learning.
2. Who should attend a college tour?
It is our recommendation that students as early as ninth grade should attend college tours to help increase their interests in college and to provide a greater understanding of the importance of completing post-secondary education.
3. What does a college tour consists of?
Most colleges and universities provide a brief overview of the many academic interests they have to offer. Additionally, the students are given the opportunity to visit the dormitories, meet current students and staff and most importantly, apply for admissions while visiting the school (Official transcripts are required.) Schools confirmed: Superman, Morehouse, Clark Atlanta, University of South Carolina, Benedict, Johnson C. Smith University, UNC Charlotte, North Carolina A&T, North Carolina Central, Old Dominion, Hampton ( w are waiting on a few others)
4. What does the cost for the college tour cover?
The cost of the college tour includes coach bus travel to and from the colleges and universities, lodging accommodations, and two meals daily. The cost does not include additional spending money and dinner. We will stop at food court style dinners each noght
5. How are the accommodations made for travel while on the college tour?
We reserves the right to select appropriate lodging (Marriott and Hilton) and dining establishments as dictated by the cost of the trip. Our standard is to ensure the participants are comfortable and have options for dining and entertainment.
6. What do we need to bring on this tour?
For comfort and appropriateness, suggest you bring comfortable, but appropriate clothing. While visiting the colleges and universities, you will have the opportunity to meet the staff and students, so your first impression should be memorable in a positive manner. Additionally, we suggest you bring items that will provide a comfortable bus ride including music, books and other items of interest.
7. Who ensures the safety of the students?
We are committed to ensuring all students are monitored and supervised at all times.We have dedicated one adult chaperone to every 8-10 students. We also have a registered nurse that will be on the bus. Additionally, it is a requirement that both parents and students sign a Code of Conduct form (Discussed in more detail at the Orientation.)