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It's All in the Visit

Inspiration for optimizing college visits.

Announcing New Role to Focus on Partner Success...Welcome Sarah Allen!

May 15, 2020 Company Updates, Community, MARV

"I want the kind of people on my team who naturally radiate warmth, friendliness, happiness, and kindness." - Danny Meyer

Welcome To College is to excited to announce Sarah Allen as our first Partner Success Manager! 

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Class of 2020 Senior Showcase: Lauren White, University of New Haven

April 30, 2020 Student Stories, Senior Showcase, COVID-19, University of New Haven

In this series, Welcome To College is celebrating college senior ambassadors who never had the chance to give their last campus tour. Today we celebrate Lauren White from the University of New Haven. 

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Class of 2020 Senior Showcase: Kevin Mondlane, University of Tampa

April 23, 2020 Student Stories, Senior Showcase, COVID-19, University of Tampa

In this series, Welcome To College is celebrating college senior ambassadors who never had the chance to give their last campus tour. Today we celebrate Kevin Mondlane from the University of Tampa. 

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Class of 2020 Senior Showcase: Tamar Arenson, Tulane University

April 17, 2020 Campus Tour Guide Spotlight, Student Stories, Tulane University, Senior Showcase, COVID-19

In this blog series, Welcome To College is celebrating college senior ambassadors who never had the chance to give their last campus tour. 

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Tour Guide Spotlight - Ally Gerstley - Tulane University

November 17, 2017 Campus Tour Guide Spotlight, Tulane University

I knew I wanted to be a campus tour guide before I got to college, having been on numerous tours on campus visits during my college search process. The tour guides I met on these visits were leaders at their schools, and I aspired to be one...

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5 Skills to Train Your Campus Tour Guides This Fall

August 01, 2017 Inspire

Over the past few months, I’ve spent time interviewing fascinating people I’ve recently met in New Orleans on the topic of human connection. We called the series The Magic Hour to represent the dual purposes of these conversations. The...

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Introducing The Magic Hour

April 13, 2017 Inspire

Today marks an exciting day in the journey of Welcome To College. We are thrilled to announce the launch of a new web series we are developing to inspire campus tour guides called The Magic Hour.

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10 College Tour Guides Poised To Change The World

January 03, 2017 Inspire

Over the past few months, we have been thrilled to welcome over 2,000 college tour guides into the Welcome To College ambassador community. These students, from all over the world, are making a positive difference each day as they lead...

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Campus Visitor Hierarchy of Needs

September 15, 2016 Reimagining College Visits

I just completed the first month of staff and ambassador workshops for the 2016-2017 academic year, and I owe a huge thank you to the schools that helped me kick it off: Albion College, St. John’s University, University of Dayton,...

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Parting Words of Advice: 6 Tips from Graduating Campus Tour Guides

May 23, 2016 Student Stories, Reimagining College Visits, Inspire

It’s graduation time, and a bittersweet moment for most graduating seniors. In the two years we’ve been running tour guide workshops, we’ve had the great fortune of getting to know hundreds of incredible guides at institutions across the...

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