Fight off Senioritis and Focus on Finishing the School Year StrongThis time of year makes for very anxious high school seniors as many wait to hear back from colleges about their admissions decisions. The period between submitting application and receiving decisions can feel like an eternity and often leaves students in an academic limbo with many thinking “I’ve done all I can and the decision is in the hands of the admissions committee – what else can I do?”
Here's How Students Can Manage the College Application Frenzy
We’re less than a month away from regular decision deadlines, and with many early admissions decisions being released this week and next college application stress is at a fever pitch.
Here’s What to Do Before Submitting Your Early Decision or Early Action Application
Early application deadlines are a little over two weeks away, and seniors applying early decision or early action to their top-choice colleges are in the homestretch.
Essays Students Can Get Started on Before Aug. 1 Open of Common Application
As the summer begins to wind down, and the college application season starts up, many colleges and universities across the US have released their essay prompts for the 2014-15 application season, allowing students the opportunity to get a head start.
College Application Tips and Reasurces Before Regular Decision Deadlines
We’re five days away from Jan. 1 college application deadlines! While some students got their applications completed before the holidays, there’s never a shortage of student scrambling to get everything done a day or two before the deadline.
Despite Common App Woes Schools Report Increase in Number of Early Applications
Princeton University, Brown University, University of Pennsylvania, and Northwestern University all reported an increase in the number of early applications this fall.
Due to Technical Issues with The Common Application Schools Turn to Alternative
With early decision and early action deadlines approaching, schools that use the Common Application are extending deadlines and some are turning to the Universal College Application in an effort to ensure students are able to apply on time and with few problems.
More Schools Extend ED/EA Deadlines, Tufts Joins Universal Application
Early deadlines are quickly approaching and there is a plethora of college admissions news available daily. At IvyWise, we want to simply the information process and deliver the most relevant and current news to families every week.