Wealth advisors recommend earmarking at least $1,000 to visit college campuses.
At each of these schools, at least 63 percent of first-year students lived off campus.
At each of these schools, at least 19 percent of the undergraduates are international students.
At least four CEOs from the top 100 companies on the Fortune 500 list graduated from Cornell University.
Schedule a tour at least a month in advance and prepare questions to ask, experts say.
At these schools, at least 42 percent of accepted students enrolled in fall 2015, U.S. News data show.
At least 95.7 percent of job-seeking graduates were employed three months after finishing these programs in 2015.
At least 94 percent of graduates at each of these schools had internships, U.S. News data show.
At least 75 percent of graduates from each of these schools studied abroad, U.S. News data show.
At least 52 percent of graduates from each of these schools pursued an advanced degree within one year.