Colleges Use Facebook to Recruit Students

As students 'friend' admissions officers schools embrace social media.

April 1, 2011— -- Laura Harrison always knew she wanted to go to Brigham Young University. The 17-year-old from El Dorado Hills, Calif., calls the Utah school her "one and only" and only bothered to apply to one back-up college.

If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em

Do College Admissions Officers Look At Facebook Profiles?

Waiving Rights Through 'Friend' Requests?

College Applicants 'Friend Request' Admissions Officers

'No Judgments'

Using Facebook To Update College Applicants