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Munching 10: What influences have shaped your college thinking?

As you "graze" the college landscape, it is helpful to take an assessment of how you arrived at your current opinions about college. In other words, what influences have shaped your view of college? Where have you received college information? And what pressures are driving your college thinking?

By identifying influences you can get an idea of your college biases. Perhaps through this self-appraisal you will discover that you should gather information about college from more sources. Perhaps you will discover that you are forming your opinions based on the wrong influences. Maybe you will confirm that your college information and influence is coming from a healthy variety of sources. The results of this survey will help you see the influences that shape your college preferences.

Directions: Rate each influence listed below.