"Columbia University and New York City seemed far off and inaccessible to me growing up in Oklahoma. My College Prep Scholarship award made it possible for me to visit Columbia's campus and get a feel for the students and the academic environment. I came back home feeling confident that I could fit in and thrive at a selective university."
Pauls Valley, OK
|All-Expense-Paid Campus Visits|
All College Prep Scholars are nominated for all-expense-paid college visits, and we expect that 100-200 students will ultimately be awarded a free campus visit, directly from one of our partner colleges. These visits offer students a chance to spend time experiencing life at a partner college to find out if it offers the right atmosphere for them. Campus visits can be an important tool for students to determine whether or not a school is a good fit.
Campus Visit Award Benefits
Campus visits enable students to discover how colleges look and feel in a way that is not possible from promotional brochures or college websites. Campus visits may offer the opportunities to:
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