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10 Elite College Admission Results For Class Of 2021

10 Elite College Admission Results For Class Of 2021

10 Elite College Admission Results For The Class Of 2021

Congratulations to all those who gained acceptance!

The admission results for the class of 2021 at elite colleges have been released.

Yale with the largest freshmen class ever and Georgetown with the lowest.

….and the beat goes on Continue reading

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Questions For Colleges Once You’re Accepted

Questions For Colleges Once You’re Accepted

Many of you may have conducted campus visits prior to being accepted and may have participated in campus tours and spent some time on campus. Now that you are accepted students you may choose to visit again or for the first time before making your decision. Once accepted, your questions may become more detail oriented. Continue reading

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WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR A REWARDING COLLEGE EXPERIENCE?

Just who is responsible for a rewarding college experience? http://www.gallup.com/poll/168848/life-college-matters-life-college.aspx What catches my attention in this original study conducted by Gallup-Purdue is the obvious correlation between four-year graduation rates and the answers to the questions provided by the inaugural Gallup-Purdue … Continue reading

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Don’t Force The College Fit

Look at just about any Independent College Admission website, and you will see some language referring to the goal of finding the right fit for the college applicant, academically and financially. This has led to a plethora of websites that … Continue reading

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Before a Decision

Before a Decision

It’s true that one of the hardest places to be is right before a decision. Options to weigh, pros & cons to think about and discuss, research to do and connections to make can be a few of the mind queries before a decision is made. Before a decision is made about which college to attend, several variables should be carefully reviewed Continue reading

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The Improper Act of Double Depositing

The Improper Act of Double Depositing

Making your final college choice by the decision and payment date of May 1st is not easy especially if you have been waitlisted by other colleges you are also considering. Some choose to “double deposit” and send deposits to several institutions where they have been accepted. In fact, if you do this, you are telling two or more colleges that you plan on attending in the fall. Continue reading

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Guidelines For Making The Final College Choice

Guidelines For Making The Final College Choice

The waiting is almost over as admission notices get sent out now and within the next few weeks. Making an informed and correct college choice is crucial. There are a variety of ways that each person goes about making their final college choice. Factors in selecting a college may vary from person to person. However, there are some common questions that should be taken into consideration. Here are guidelines for making the final college choice: Continue reading

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Waitlisted at Your Colleges? Here’s What to Do!

Waitlisted at Your Colleges? Here’s What to Do!

Here are some tips that can help if you have been waitlisted at your colleges AND are still interested in attending any of those colleges: Continue reading

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Waiting for Admission Decisions

Waiting for Admission Decisions

You have undoubtedly worked hard to complete your applications and finally they are submitted! Now what? For the next few weeks, you may feel the anxiousness of the notorious college waiting game as nerves build and decision time gets closer. Continue reading

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Why The College Selection Process Is More Important Than Ever

Why The College Selection Process Is More Important Than Ever

“Knowledge Is Power”. The quote that is first credited to Francis Bacon has been used countless times in countless situations.

Perhaps this oft-used quote has never been more timely and meaningful than it is today, as there seems little doubt that American society is in the midst of a second major transformation. Just as the Industrial Revolution replaced the Agrarian society, changing the landscape of employment opportunity, wealth creation and general well being for all individuals, so will the knowledge-based economy replace the industrial labor-based economy Continue reading

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