College Board - Use the college search engine to find colleges and universities with specific charactersitics and to research college admission requirements.
College Data - Choose, prepare, apply and pay for college with advice and tools from College Data. Get college admission help and search for colleges and scholarships.
College Net - The CollegeNET search engine helps students quickly find the ideal college. Narrow down by region, college sports, major, tuition, and several other criteria.
College Options - My College Options is a free research-a-college service that matches students with the right colleges, universities, or other career and educational oppurtunities.
College View - Search by name, state, major, school type; advanced search finds colleges based on 12 different criteria.
Peterson's - Find a college based on what's important: basics (location, setting, size, etc.), academics, student body, campus life, and getting in.
Princeton Review - Counselor-o-Matic searches for colleges that match the student. The site also includes rankings and lists of colleges.
US News - Search colleges based on location, campus info, academics, majors, financial aid, and sports & activities.
Students are advised to visit college campuses to help them narrow their list of potential schools. But if that is not possible, the internet offers websites that specialize in virtual tours. Some of those are...
Campus Tours - Campus Tours helps universities promote their websites and online marketing messages directly to millions of prospective students and parents.
eCampus Tours - eCampus Tours is a revolutionary college planning website featuring 360° virtual college tours of more than 1,000 college campuses. Each virtual campus tour allows students to see what campus life is really like: students can go inside dorm rooms and classrooms, stroll on the quad and check out the library.