College Town Tours

Deciding where to go to college is one of the biggest decisions in any student’s life. But while you want to feel comfortable with the school, you also want to like the town you’ll call home for the next four (give or take) years.

As you plan visits with your college-bound kids, use our guides to discover where to stay, eat and visit off campus.

Big Ten

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Walker Arts Center, University of Minnesota

Ivy League

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Sterling Memorial Library, Yale University. Photographer: Michael Marsland

West Coast

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UCLA Clark Library. Photo by Reed Hutchinson.

Southern Schools

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Photo courtesy of the University of Texas at Austin.