Encountering weather conditions more typical of July than September, the Higher Education Consultants Association (HECA) hit the road last week for a tour of six colleges and universities located in the greater Pittsburgh area.
And all six campuses were bustling with activity. Students who started classes several weeks earlier were settled into established routines and seemed energized by the bright and sunny days. On the administrative side, admissions offices were working behind the scenes to put finishing touches on student recruitment programs scheduled for the fall. It was a wonderful time to be in Pittsburgh!
Here is a little of what 44 independent college consultants learned about each school: