What does it mean to be Waitlisted verses Deferred?

Being deferred typically arises in the case of Early decision or Early Action applications. After reviewing your early application, the college may decide that while it considers you to be a competitive applicant, they would...
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Making sense of the Types of Admissions (EA, ED, RD) in USA

When applying to colleges, terms like Early Decision, Regular Decision are common and can be easily confused. While they are similar in many ways, there are some unique terms & conditions. Early Decision (ED): Applying...
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Demonstrated Interest: Ten Ways to Get Yourself Noticed by Colleges

A wonderful serenity has taken possession of my entire soul, like these sweet mornings of spring which I enjoy with my whole heart. I am alone, and feel the charm of existence in this spot,...
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COLLEGE SHORTS (July 2018)

SAT Subject Tests have been losing their relevance over the years. As more and more colleges say goodbye to the Subject tests (there are only 3 now that actually require it for all their applicants),...
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Going Dutch – An overview of higher education in Netherlands

Do you love Tulips, Stroopwafels, Windmills, or Clogs? Well, look no further than Netherlands – a country that has also given us some famous inventions like the Submarine, Microscope, and even their water engineering techniques....
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Leadership Tips for Highly Effective Schools

Each school is different and each child in every school is different, a fact that makes the task of making a standard school look pretty impossible.  A school leader needs to recognize this fact and...
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