How to Pick a College - College Choice Information Now Available at

Information and advice from a counselor and career specialist on how to pick a college that will be the best possible fit for you.

Washington, DC, December 31, 2011 --( Lisa Fourniadis, a counselor and career specialist at a major university, announced today the launch of a new website, is a one-stop-shop for high school students and recent graduates looking for guidance on how to choose the right college or university fit for them.

There are over 4,300 colleges and universities in the United States. Due to the rising costs of higher education, the dizzying array of advertisements and marketing for colleges, the competitiveness of gaining admission to top schools, and the difficulty in discerning the differences from one college to another, high school students face increased time, money, and stress levels before they even begin to choose where they will go to school. was launched in order to allow students to find a college by providing a simple, easy-to-use guide that allows students of all ages to make a reasoned, logical decision about their college choice.

“ offers a complete range of information and guidance about choosing a college in a format that is easy to use, intuitive, and simple,” explained Fourniadis.

The new website offers a range of information, including:

- The five biggest factors in picking a college
- Five questions any student should ask before choosing a college
- Information about the importance of national “rankings”
of colleges and universities
- Tips and tricks for college applications

The combination of the new site’s ease-of-use and its wealth of information and advice will give high school students and graduates the tools they need to make an informed decision about their college choice. “We are very excited about this new site,” said Fourniadis. “We expect it to become the first and best choice for any student who wants to reduce his or her stress about finding a college and make a wise decision that they will be happy and satisfied with.”

For more information, please visit or email Lisa Fourniadis at

Lisa Fourniadis
301 379 5085