Admissions Process

Admission Interview Advice

While most colleges no longer require interviews, many “strongly recommend them.” Certainly, having an interview is a good way to show admission committees that you are indeed interested. For those who can’t get to campus, there are often interviews offered near your home. Some colleges are now interviewing via Skype or other Webcam options. Check ...


Wondering About Waitlists?

Waitlists are the purgatory of college admissions and this year, due to the recession, colleges are hedging their bets on enrollment even more carefully than hedge funds are angling for bailouts.  What’s a waitlisted applicant to do? Well, thanks to Kathleen Kingsbury of The Daily Beast’s college blog, you can get 1.25 dozen of great ...