Welcome to the College Experts Roundtable at College Confidential. We pose challenging questions to top college admissions experts - college admissions officers, college counselors, and others. We think you'll enjoy the thought-provoking discussion that follows. In this installment, our experts speak out on:
Suspensions and Disciplinary Action
Among the many questions that fill the College Confidential "Ask the Dean" mailbox, there is one that shows up most often. Although the queries take different forms and focus on varied situations, the concerns behind them are much the same: "Help! I have a suspension or disciplinary action on my high school transcript. How will that affect my college-admission outcomes?"