High school students get virtual tour of 400 college campuses

Students at FDR High School in Bensonhurst got the chance to tour more than 400 colleges at once thanks to an online program.The website, called

BENSONHURST - Students at FDR High School in Bensonhurst got the chance to tour more than 400 colleges at once thanks to an online program.

The website, called College Week Live, allows the students to view the colleges before they make their decision on where they want to go.

The program also allows users to chat with current students and professors at the school to get a better feel about the college.

FDR teachers and students say the program is great because it allows them to see many more colleges than they could if they if they had to actually pay to visit each one.

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