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Student Events that Happen After You Accept a College Offer

Orientation is one of the student events that happens after you've chosen your college. college admissions
Congratulations! You’ve chosen your college. You may be wondering what happens next. Every school is different, but here are a few student events you can expect to happen over the next few months. Orientation  Almost all colleges and universities have some sort of orientation for students. This is usually a “getting to know you” time …

How To Start Narrowing Down Your Final College Choices

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Your acceptance letters have come in. Congratulations! But now comes the time to start narrowing down your college choices. For some people, it’s easy. For others, it takes a little while. Here are some tricks to lead you closer to your pick. Know your priorities. Start narrowing down college choices by thinking about your priorities. …

What to Do After Receiving a College Acceptance Letter

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“Dear ____, we are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted into _____ University.” Many an acceptance letter starts off this way—typically followed by a huge smile, a tear, or maybe even jumping-up-and-down-squeals of delight. Getting a college acceptance letter is oftentimes a big moment for a student, and the first step towards …

Few More Commonly Asked College Interview Questions & How To Answer Them

We put together some commonly asked college interview questions. college admissions
While there is no way to predict exactly what questions you will be asked at your college admissions interview, there are a few questions that can be considered ‘traditional’. Interviewers ask every applicant pretty much the same set of questions in a few different forms. You’ve already read about some of the most commonly asked …

Preparing For A Successful College Admissions Interview

Here's how you can prepare for your college admission interview. college admissions
Feeling nervous at the thought of your upcoming college admission interview? You don’t have to be. Think of the interview as an opportunity to let the admissions officer get to know more about you beyond the academic and personal details you provided on their application form. These few tips will help you be more prepared …

Questions YOU Should Ask in a College Interview

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Typically, when it comes to a college interview you’re the one answering the questions instead of asking them. However, when the interview draws to a close most interviewers will ask the student, “Do you have any questions for me?” Your answer should always be YES! Questions to Ask College Interviewer You should have a handful …

Tips to Help You Beat The Admissions Odds

Here are a few tips to increase your admission chances and get accepted into the college of your choice. college admissions
With the number of college applications far outnumbering the number of places available every year, colleges can afford to be super picky during the selection process. They set the benchmark very high so only the best of the best meet their stringent criteria. While getting accepted into the college of your choice may seem like …

What Does Rolling Admission Mean and How Does It Work?

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Rolling admissions work slightly differently than regular admissions, specifically with the timeline in which the college makes its admission decisions. With regular college applications, the admissions authorities begin assessing applications as they come in but they finalize the list and send out their acceptance or rejection letter only after assessing all applications that come in …