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Did the Order of My Activities List Cause My College Rejection?

Did the Order of My Activities List Cause My College Rejection?

I was just denied from my first choice and I'm trying to piece together what happened. One thing that sticks out to me is that I …

Dealing With Pandemic-Enhanced Admissions Stress

Dealing With Pandemic-Enhanced Admissions Stress

Lots of articles have been written about applying to college during the COVID-19 pandemic. One of the more prominent issues has b…

Early Decision/Early Action Resources: Denials, Deferrals, Financial Aid and More

Early Decision/Early Action Resources: Denials, Deferrals, Financial Aid and More

As colleges begin announcing Early Decision (ED) and Early Action (EA) results, you may be seeking guidance for things like deali…

Am I at a Disadvantage if I Didn't Apply Early Anywhere?

Am I at a Disadvantage if I Didn't Apply Early Anywhere?

I am just starting the application process, and I waited until the Regular Decision (RD) round on purpose. But now everyone I'm t…
Check These Tips if You Need a College Admissions Plan C

Check These Tips if You Need a College Admissions Plan C

What should you do when your admissions Plan A and Plan B both fall short? Well, there's always Plan C. If you need a Plan C next…

How Hard Is It to Withdraw from an ED Commitment for Financial Reasons?

How Hard Is It to Withdraw from an ED Commitment for Financial Reasons?

I applied Early Decision (ED) to Johns Hopkins and my twin sister applied ED to Duke. Our parents are getting nervous as the noti…

Creating a Plan B for Unexpected Early Decision/Early Action Outcomes

Creating a Plan B for Unexpected Early Decision/Early Action Outcomes

One week remains in November. What a year this has been ... and what a year it still is! High school seniors who have applied Ear…

Will Colleges Know If I Apply to More Than One School Early?

Will Colleges Know If I Apply to More Than One School Early?

I have a question about Early Decision (ED) and Early Action (EA). I am thinking of applying restrictive early action (REA) to Ha…

What Are the Pros, Cons of Early Action and Early Decision?

What Are the Pros, Cons of Early Action and Early Decision?

Can you help me better understand the advantages and disadvantages of Early Action (EA) and Early Decision (ED)? And are these op…

Can an Early Decision Application Affect Merit Scholarships?

Can an Early Decision Application Affect Merit Scholarships?

Is it true that my daughter is less likely to get merit scholarships if she applies Early Decision (ED)? I know schools use merit…

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