Every item on this page was chosen by a Town & Country editor. community through research and advocacy on behalf of students, educators, and schools. SCV has been working in the virtual campus tour online space for a while. There's only one view of the museum currently available. Harvard & MIT Sue ICE & the DHS Over Visa Changes, Robert F. Smith's New Initiative for HBCU Students, Take a Free African American History Class Online, Black Ivy League Students Share Stories of Racism, Harvard Students on Graduating During a Pandemic, The True Story Behind HBO's 'Bad Education', The Violent Crime That Rocked Mount Holyoke, The Private School That Makes Kids Work the Farm. Does that environment have similar things?". "I’ve definitely had many more students thinking about delaying," Lips said. The Galleries open up an array of videos covering space topics from testing a parachute for Mars to moving water in space. Psychology with an Emphasis in Gerontology, M.S. Take a Virtual Tour of the Real-Life Downton Abbey, Take a Virtual Tour of an Unbuilt Frank Lloyd Wright House. The mobile apps aren't free, but the money supports the project. the property of their respective owners. You can't interact with the exhibits in a virtual tour, and the site lacks supplemental information to go with Google Maps. 24. register today! "It's very important to be looking to see how colleges are responding to what would normally be their admission requirements, both curriculum-wise and through standardized testing, so students can feel secure about what they’re going to have available at the time they apply," Soule said. Narrow your college choices with the best virtual experiences of schools worldwide. Colonial Williamsburg is a living-history museum in Virginia that offers a glimpse at what life was like in the 18th century. For another virtual tour, students in the ISIS Research Capstone course created a Duke Google Earth project with views and information on some of students' favorite campus locations. Make no mistake—this is an incredibly difficult time to be applying to college. Industrial and Organizational Psychology: ARP Track, Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis, Software and Mobile Applications Development (BS). Today, the membership association is made up of over 6,000 of Tucker recommends students use Google Maps to explore the area surrounding a school of interest. YouVisit is probably the most popular “virtual tour” company for universities. (The answer is: yes, very slowly.). Most of the tours are a series of 360° images, both inside and outside of campus buildings. the world’s leading educational institutions and is dedicated to promoting excellence and equity in education. While these websites are large and overwhelming, there are specific areas targeted to prospective students. Doesn't show other students, so it can feel like a lecture. When visiting a college campus it's a good idea to take your time and ask a lot of questions. But we have what we have now, and if you’re savvy (and we know you are), you can get a pretty good idea of a campus with a combination of online tours, Google maps, and YouTube videos. Google Arts & Culture offers four museum views (three tours of The White House and one of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building) plus a look at more than 140 paintings that grace (or have graced) the walls of the country's most famous abode.