Archive for the ‘Deferral’ Category

Gap Years

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

PackingBy the end of 12th grade, I wanted to hash out my educational years as quickly as possible so that I could start “real life.” I had had enough of tests, interviews and revealing to admissions officers why their college was my perfect match. Now I am not so sure… (more…)

Dealing With Deferral

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

admissionsSo it’s hardly good news. All those hours put in to a pristine application which doesn’t win the admissions people over in its first review. But being deferred isn’t the end of the world either. Sure there’s another 3 month wait before a definitive answer is given (unless you’re waitlisted which further complicates the issue but that’s not for here) but getting in to x college is still on the cards. (more…)