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Georgetown Releases Admissions Decisions Electronically

Georgetown University Has Finally -- At Long Last -- Decided To Release Admissions Decisions Elecronically. It Took a Worldwide Pandemic To Usher In Change.

March 21, 2020

College Majors, Choosing Colleges and Major, Majors in College Admission

Choosing a College Based on Major

Choosing a college based on major is most unwise. After all, many high school students will change their intended majors on a weekly basis.

June 29, 2017

Thick College Envelopes

Thick college envelopes used to tip students off that they've earned admission to colleges. Now, students get emails or log-in information.

October 17, 2014

College Admissions Decision News

In fact, at this time of year, we at Ivy Coach -- in part of course -- live for college admission decision news!

May 27, 2013

Rejection from College and Parents, Parenting and College Rejection, University Rejection and Parents

Parents and College Rejection

Parents should have a strategy for how to deal with their child's rejection from the college of their dreams just in case this outcome becomes a reality.

April 19, 2013

College Admissions Decisions, University Admission Decisions, University Admissions Decision, College Decisions

University Admissions Decisions

Don't forget as you receive word of your university admissions decisions to learn your fate alone. As in with no friends around.

March 22, 2013

College Admissions Season, Season of College Admissions, University Admissions Season

College Admissions Season

It's a stressful time in college admissions season -- the time when folks who applied Regular Decision are waiting on pins and needles.

March 19, 2013

College Tours Questions, College Tour Questions, University Tour Questions

College Tour Questions

There's a good post by Martha Merrill, the dean of admission and financial aid at Connecticut College, on the topic of appropriate college tour questions.

March 15, 2013

UCLA Admission, Admission to UCLA, UCLA Admissions Committee

UCLA Admissions

Shame on UCLA for making the mistake of sending out offers of admission to students they won't be offering admission to.

April 11, 2012

Advice for Waitlisted Students

Waitlisted students must be proactive in the college admissions process. Letters of enthusiasm are a must!

April 5, 2012

College Admissions Likely Letters

Penn seemingly always has a creative way of informing students that they're likely to be admitted.

March 13, 2012

Legacy Admissions

The better a student's SAT scores, the more their legacy status will matter in college admissions.

May 24, 2011

Columbia Tuition, Tuition at Columbia, Columbia Tuition Costs

Columbia University Tuition

Columbia University tuition tops all of the Ivy League colleges while Princeton University doesn't cost quite as much to attend.

May 24, 2011

Double Depositing and Prolonging the Agony

Some Students Make The Mistake Of Double Depositing At Colleges, Which Violates The Rules. Such Students Jeopardize Their Offers!

April 1, 2010


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