Rescinded Admission

Senior Year: January to June

Let’s talk about the final leg of your high school career — that long haul from January to June. Or maybe January to May, if you graduate in May (“January to June,” though, is a better alliteration). From a college admissions perspective, this period of time applies not only to those of you who have ...

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Will Mid-Year D and F Mean Rescinded Acceptance?

Question: My son has already received acceptance from a few schools but seems to have dropped the ball in 2 of the 3 AP classes he has signed up for in the senior year (a D in one and F in another) . His GPA prior to commencing senior year was ~ 3.2. No extenuating ...

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Will a “C” Mean a Rescinded Acceptance?

Question: I applied to college with no grade lower than an A-.  But now I’m worried that I may get a “C” in AP Calculus. Will my acceptances be rescinded, if I do? (All my other grades are A’s.) Colleges will not rescind for a single “C” (although a “D” can be a different story). ...

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Will Colleges Rescind Acceptances for Quarter Grades?

Question: I have always been a good student, A’s and B’s. However during my senior year a couple of my AP classes got tough. During first quarter they were fine and I got acceptances into several universities. But for second quarter the two classes have dropped down to D’s. One is AB Calc and the ...

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