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What is a Rolling-Admission Priority Deadline?

What is a Rolling-Admission Priority Deadline?

Question: What is a "priority deadline" at a college with rolling admissions? I thought that "rolling" meant that, whenever you s…

What Do All Those College Admissions Mailings Really Mean?

What Do All Those College Admissions Mailings Really Mean?

Question: My son applied to several small colleges. We should receive decisions in a couple weeks (January). He still keeps getti…

How Does "Rolling Admission" Work?

How Does "Rolling Admission" Work?

Question: Can you please explain what Rolling Admissions means and how colleges determine when to send out your decision?

“Rolli…

When is it too late to start college planning?

When is it too late to start college planning?

Question: When does it become too late to start college planning?

Within limits, the sooner you start planning for college, the b…

When should I really start planning for college?

When should I really start planning for college?

Question: When should I really start planning for college?

You can start to plan for college very early. In some families, plannin…

Colleges That Still Want You

Colleges That Still Want You

Here's some great news for those of you high school seniors who--for whatever reason--still have need to apply (and be accepted b…

Can a College Ask for My Deposit Before May 1?

Can a College Ask for My Deposit Before May 1?

Question: I received my first college acceptance during the first week of February and was told by the school that I must send a …

More College Knowledge Q&As

More College Knowledge Q&As

Question: I'm in 10th grade. My high school counselor is so busy that I hardly ever get to see her. What kinds of things should…

Will Early Decision Applicant Be Penalized for Missing Deadline by Two Minutes?

Will Early Decision Applicant Be Penalized for Missing Deadline by Two Minutes?

Question: I've written you before, but this one takes the cake! My headstrong grandson is applying to a large private university…

Is Sooner Better For Rolling Admissions?

Is Sooner Better For Rolling Admissions?

Question: My daughter is a solid C student (learning issues discovered mid-sophomore year). Some of the schools she is looking a…

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