What is College Profiles?
This free tool will help you find colleges in the United States that meet your criteria. College Profiles will also allow you to:
- search by school name, location, tuition costs, school type, majors, size, and more
- save schools to your MyCollegeList
- see a side-by-side comparison of colleges
- get more details about each college
- use the tool on a mobile device
College search tips
- Research colleges:
- Talk to college representatives who visit your school.
- Visit college websites and note deadlines for admission, financial aid, and college-based scholarships.
- See College Profiles for information about colleges nationwide.
- Visit colleges that interest you:
- Begin your visits during your junior year and complete them by early fall of your senior year.
- Set up your visits at least two weeks in advance.
- Ask several questions during your visit.
- Narrow your list of colleges:
- Narrow your list to 3-4 colleges.
- Apply to your top college choices before their admission deadlines.