Your College Application's "Wellness Exam"

It's February 1. You may be thinking about Groundhog Day or Valentine's Day. Colleges, on the other hand, are thinking about how well all you Regular Decision (or deferred Early Action/Decision) applicants have been doing in school since your applications have been submitted.

The way the admissions folks keep an eye on you through this home stretch of the process is through the so-called Mid-Year Report (MYR). For college applicants, the importance of keeping up academic focus the whole way through senior year is reflected in the MYR, an important component of your college applications.

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