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Deciding Where to Enroll During a Pandemic

By IvyWise on Wed, Apr 01, 2020 @ 10:00 AM

Learn How to Make Your College Admissions Choice With Confidence

A recent survey found that almost 26% of college-bound high school seniors are rethinking their colleges choices due to the coronavirus pandemic, and while more than 300 colleges and universities across the US have extended their enrollment deposit deadlines, students will still need to make a decision soon about where they want to attend in the fall. With college visits and admitted student weekend activities canceled or moved online, and uncertainty about the fall, how can students make an informed decision?

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Coronavirus Cancellations: Admissions Testing and College Updates

By IvyWise on Fri, Mar 20, 2020 @ 11:15 AM

The Latest on How Colleges and Universities in the US are Responding to the Coronavirus  

The response to concerns over the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has deeply affected college bound high school students with school closures and the cancelling of large gatherings, including campus visits, admitted student weekends, and admissions tests.

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Colleges with Extended Enrollment Deposit Deadlines

By IvyWise on Fri, Mar 20, 2020 @ 10:30 AM

Due to Closures Related to Coronavirus Many Colleges are Extending Their Enrollment Deposit Deadlines to June 1 or Later

As colleges release admissions decisions in the midst of cancellations due to the coronavirus pandemic, many schools are hoping to ease anxiety of college bound seniors by extending their enrollment deadlines from May 1 to June 1 or even later.

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How to Stop a Second Semester Slump Before it Starts

By IvyWise on Thu, Jan 16, 2020 @ 10:00 AM

End Your Year on a High Note with These Tips

After months of putting in hard work, many students have a tendency to go on auto pilot during the second semester – especially if it is their last semester of high school. While it may feel tempting to slack off, it’s important for every student to finish their academic year on a high note.

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Early Decision II 101: What Students Need to Know

By IvyWise on Thu, Jan 09, 2020 @ 10:00 AM

What Applicants Should Keep in Mind About ED II

An increasing number of colleges are adding Early Decision II to their application options, often with a deadline in early- to mid-January.

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Colleges Still Accepting Applications After Jan. 1

By IvyWise on Thu, Jan 02, 2020 @ 04:15 PM

A Number of Schools Are Still Accepting Applications for the Class of 2024

Many application deadlines have already passed, but there are still hundreds of colleges and universities in the US accepting applications for the class of 2024.

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What Happens if You are Not Accepted Early Decision

By IvyWise on Mon, Dec 16, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

How to Cope and What Happens Next

Unfortunately, everyone has to deal with rejection from time to time. It can initially feel devastating for students who do not gain admission to the university they applied to via Early Decision, but with time, it is possible to cope and make the best of it.

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History of Acceptance at Boston University

By IvyWise on Mon, Dec 02, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Learn More About Gaining Admittance at BU

With its highly desirable and centralized location and a multitude of specialty programs, it’s no wonder that Boston University is a top choice for many students. In recent years, its acceptance rate has plummeted significantly, leaving many applicants to wonder what it takes to gain a seat in the class.

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Applying to UT Austin? Here's What You Need to Know

By IvyWise on Fri, Nov 22, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Learn What it Takes to Be a Longhorn

UT Austin is one of the most prestigious public universities in the country, so it’s no wonder that it’s a top choice for many high school seniors. From Division 1 sports teams to a destination-worthy location in the heart of Austin, there are several qualities that set this institution apart.

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Where Your Favorite Celebs Went to College

By IvyWise on Fri, Nov 15, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Learn Where Your Favorite Celebs Enrolled

Celebrities have attended a vast range of institutions, from Ivy League colleges to large state institutions.

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