Congratulations! Now that you have a set of colleges you've been admitted to, you need to decide which one you're going to choose to spend the next few years of your life. There are several important factors to consider including:
Here's a quote I really liked by Jennifer Rickard, Dean of Admissions at Bryn Maw.
I draw the analogy of friends to explain why fit is so important in considering a college. You like your good friends for some reason. It may not be an objective reason. It's often subjective. There's some sense of compatibility, a kind of intuition, a match, a common sense of values, what you like to do, how you think – those are the things that really bind people together. It's similar with college. You don't want to spend four years with a college who isn't really your friend.
Personally, I wanted to attend a college where:
Feel free to ask specific questions below!