Admission Staff Encounters

Many colleges are on a public relations mission these days. By that, I mean they are looking for ways to enhance their "human" aspects to make them at least appear to be more friendly, regardless of how they will view your application.

As you wind your way through the college process, you will encounter intersections where you and college personnel will meet (hopefully not collide). Those meetings could occur when an admissions representative visits your school to make a presentation. It could also happen when you make a campus visit, either during your rising-senior summer, or during your application or post-acceptance process. In most of these cases, you will come face to face with someone who represents the college, especially the admissions office.

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