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What is a Research University?

By Mark Kantrowitz. June 15, 2017

Most of the universities with the shiniest brand names are officially known as research universities.

100 Questions to Ask on a College Visit

By Lynn O'Shaughnessy. June 26, 2017

When visiting a college campus, you need to stay long enough to ask a lot of questions about the college.

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