How to Start the College Application Process: Campus Visits 101

Apr 17
6:30pm - 7:30pm

The Community Room
• Are you a high school junior beginning to think about the college
application process, but have no idea where to begin?
• Are you a parent of a high school junior, and you’re feeling overwhelmed by the prospect of having your child start the college application process?
• Are you planning on using April vacation to visit college and university campuses, and don’t know what you need to do to maximize your
If you answered “Yes!” to any of the above questions, then this presentation is for you! Come hear Dr. Maruta Z. Vitols of A+ College Consulting share best practices on how to begin the college application process. In the presentation, we will specifically address how to make the most out of campus visits, covering such topics as “must-ask” questions, what to look for, who to talk to, and using the information from a campus tour to help refine a student’s college application list. After the presentation, there will be ample time for a Q&A session.
Dr. Vitols is an independent college consultant (ICC) based in Newton, MA. She offers comprehensive college counseling, working with families with children in grades 9-12 within the metro Boston area and beyond. A graduate of Newton South High School, Dr. Vitols has devoted her life to academia, teaching
undergraduates at Emerson College and Olin College of Engineering before becoming a ICC. She has extensive elite college admission expertise, understanding the process from the perspectives of students, staff, and faculty. You may read more about her business at