College Online Searching

        A student resource page for the college search process


A Few Search Engines:
altavista.digital.com/ netscape http://www.lycos.com/
http://www.excite.com/ http://www.infoseek.com/ http://www.hotbot.com/
http://webcrawler.com/index.html http://www.yahoo.com/ http://www.alltheweb.com/

A few easy college search sites to get you started....
http://www.collegeboard.com/ http://www.petersons.com/
http://www.review.com/college/   (Princeton Review) http://www.embark.com/     was CollegeSearch
http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/cool/   IPEDS College Online Search http://cnsearch.collegenet.com/cgi-bin/CN/index 
http://www.collegexpress.com/collegesearch/default.asp http://isl-garnet.uah.edu/Universities_g/   Alphabetic list of colleges
http://www.usnews.com/usnews/edu/college/cosearch.htm http://features.yahoo.com/college/search.html

College Rankings:
Princeton Review college rankings  Click on the "Best 331 Colleges"  College Rankings
US News and World Report college rankings Gourman Report Law School Rankings (Wehrli Site)
CSU Chico College and University Rankings info US News Online: America's Best Colleges
"Ignore college rankings--become an educated consumer" Dr. Caspar's (Pres. Stanford) criticism of college rankings

 

Other Resource Sites for your college search:
Practice SAT test Scholarship information
US News  .EDU online page US Dept of Ed Financial Aid Info.
Common Application FAFSA online
Financial Aid for College College Board CSS Profile Online

A few college web pages to visit--
American colleges Brown University Randolph-Macon Woman's College
University of Oregon Rice University Carnegie Mellon University
Cornell University Baylor University Oregon State University
Bates College Harvey Mudd College Stanford University
Robert Donald Clark Honors College Boston College University of Pennsylvania



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9/1/98, updated 8/01