4 Things Colleges Tell Applicants That Simply Aren’t The Case

We hear this refrain quite a bit from students and parents navigating the highly selective college admissions process: “But the college said so!” And the college sure did say so. We don’t doubt that colleges tell applicantsĀ and their parents, as but one example, that they’re need-blind in admissions. They advertise … 

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Admissions Office Behind the Scenes

There’s a piece up on “NPR” by Kirk Carapezza entitled “What The People Who Read Your College Application Really Think” that we wanted to bring to the attention of our readers. The piece is set in the admissions office of the College of the Holly Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts but … 

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