Preparing for College

Admissions Lingo

As in other specialized fields, the college admissions process has its own lingo. When you read college application instructions, you may find some of it puzzling. Let's look at some college application terminology.

Most of this year's seniors have already submitted their college applications. This year's juniors are beginning to think about where they will apply this coming Fall. No matter which group you're in, there are some basic aspects of the college application process you should know about. Such as:

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