General Information  What percent of first-year students return?  How safe is the campus?  What makes this college unique?  How much does it cost to attend?  What is this school best known for? Academics  What are your strongest majors?  How large are most classes?  Is it difficult for students to get into the classes they need? Admissions  Which admissions criteria do you consider most important (GPA, ACT/SAT scores, class rank)?  Are there specific requirements for my major? Student Life  Where do students live?  How do students get around campus?  What activities are available for students?  Do most students stay or leave on weekends? Questions to Ask A college admissions officer or tour guide should be able to answer the following questions, and any other questions you may have.