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What If I Get Rejected From My Top-Choice College?

By IvyWise on Thu, Mar 23, 2017 @ 01:46 PM

Here’s What to Do If You Were Rejected From Your Top-Choice College

As colleges begin notifying applicants of their regular admission decisions, many students, especially those who applied to highly-selective universities with notoriously low admit rates, will be faced with their worst-case scenario: a rejection from their top-choice college. Receiving a rejection from a top-choice college can be crushing to students, but it’s not the end of the world.

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Class of 2021 Regular Decision Notification Dates

By IvyWise on Tue, Feb 14, 2017 @ 11:20 AM

Here Are the Regular Admission Decision Dates for the Class of 2021

 

As we draw closer to the middle of the spring semester, college across the country are working hard to get through hundreds of thousands of college applications to the class of 2021 in order to deliver regular admission decisions by the end of March. We've compiled a comprehensive list of admission decision dates for 2017 here.

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Seniors: Tips on Choosing Which College to Attend

By IvyWise on Wed, Apr 20, 2016 @ 01:14 PM

There Are Many Things to Consider When Weighing Multiple Offers of Admission

 

We’re less than two weeks away from the college enrollment deadline, and for many students deciding among a few colleges there’s a lot to think about before making a decision about where to enroll.

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Should I Appeal My College Admission Decision?

By Catherine DiMarzo on Tue, Apr 05, 2016 @ 03:06 PM

In Some Cases It Is Possible to Appeal a Rejection But It's Rarely Successful

 

You were denied admission to your top-choice college. Now what? Most students and parents accept the bad news and move on, while others want to know why. In some cases it is possbile to appeal your admission decision, and every year many students take advantage of it. Success stories are few and far between, but overturning an admission decision is not impossible. There is anecdotal evidence that appeals can be successful. So the question remains – should you appeal your admission decision?

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Weekly College Admissions News Roundup, March 7-11

By IvyWise on Fri, Mar 11, 2016 @ 10:32 AM

Class of 2020 Regular Decision Release Dates, Response to the New SAT

 

It’s a big month for high school seniors as colleges begin releasing regular decisions for the class of 2020! We have everything families need to know right here!

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What It’s Like to Wait for College Admission Decisions (As Told By GIFs)

By IvyWise on Thu, Mar 10, 2016 @ 11:46 AM

The Feelings of Anxious High School Seniors

 

Next week colleges will begin releasing regular admission decisions for the class of 2020, and many high school seniors across the globe are anxious to learn whether they were admitted to their dream colleges or not.

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Class of 2020 Regular Decision Notification Dates

By IvyWise on Mon, Mar 07, 2016 @ 09:50 AM

Here's When the College Class of 2020 Will Learn Their Admissions Decisions

 

Looking for regular decision release dates for the Class of 2021? Click here!

It’s March and there’s finally a light at the end of the admissions tunnel for anxious high school seniors – colleges will soon start releasing their regular admissions decisions!

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Weekly College Admissions News Roundup, March 23-27

By IvyWise on Fri, Mar 27, 2015 @ 11:32 AM

More Admission Rates for the Class of 2019 Are Released, Ivies to Notify Regular Decision Applicants Next Week

The admission decision madness is still going full-force, with more decisions expected today through the end of the month.

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Admission Decisions: What to Do If You're Accepted, Rejected, or Waitlisted

By IvyWise on Tue, Mar 10, 2015 @ 04:06 PM

Students Should Prepare For All Admission Outcomes, Know What to Do Once They Receive Decisions

A majority of admission decisions are expected to be released this month, with Washington University – St. Louis, University of Chicago, MIT, and Georgia Tech releasing decisions as early as this week. For applicants, this time period represents the culmination of many months and years of hard work – they’ll find out whether or not their top-choice colleges have accepted them. What many students fail to prepare for, though, is what happens after their decisions come in, no matter the outcome.
 
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Class of 2019 Regular Decision Notification Dates

By IvyWise on Thu, Mar 05, 2015 @ 12:41 PM

Here's When Colleges Are Releasing Regular Admissions Decisions for the Class of 2019

 

Looking for regular decision release dates for the Class of 2021? Click here!

It’s March and there’s finally a light at the end of the admissions tunnel for anxious high school seniors – colleges will soon start releasing their regular admissions decisions!

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