Application Homestretch Items

Well, it's December and the college application clock is ticking. Some of you may have applied early last month. Others of you are applying this month, anticipating the January 1 deadlines. Maybe you're planning submitting an application for a deadline later than January 1.

Regardless, you'll need to review some last-minute items to make sure that your applications and associated requirements are fully satisfied. That's the point of my post today.

Most of you have been working hard to finish applications, but once you've hit that “Submit" button, your work is not entirely over. Ever spring I hear one or two horror stories about students who received neither an acceptance nor a rejection notification from a top-choice college because their application never showed up!

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