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Deferred Early

Hi world! Phew, it’s been a taxing couple of months!

So everything I thought I had nobly accepted, like the idea that the odds of getting into my dream college were definitely… 450 more words

How to Help Your Teen Handle College Rejections

One of the most exciting, and potentially disappointing, times in your teen’s life is receiving word from the colleges to which he or she chose to apply. 888 more words

Becoming Responsible


I applied to eight colleges: Caltech, Case Western, Columbia, Harvard, MIT, Northeastern, Princeton, and Stanford. Four offered me an interview. … 932 more words


The test preparation resource you’re overlooking

The following post was originally published on our sister site, The Prospect.

Students often use many different resources in order to study for standardized tests. 51 more words

To College (and Beyond)

What is Rolling Admission?

Are you still looking for colleges to attend in the fall? Maybe you applied to colleges already, but are having second thoughts? Or, maybe you’ve heard back from some and were not admitted? 496 more words


Swimming in the Pool of College Applicants: How Your Artsy Teen Can Be a Winner

The time of year always brings it out. Start with a mix of winter cold and overcast skies, add in some snow, feelings of being cooped up together indoors, and presto: apprehension, pressure, and anxiousness about college options and choices rear their ugly heads. 438 more words

College Admissions

The Waiting Game: College Acceptances

February can be a short, but cruel, month – followed by a long, excruciating March – while you are waiting to hear back from college admissions. 1,091 more words