College "Fit" vs. Rejection

Most of you high school seniors who have chosen Early Action (EA) or Early Decision (ED) have already submitted your applications. Now, you're managing your academics, extracurriculars, and looking at other colleges, either as additional candidates beyond your EA school(s) or as a contingency in case your mid-December results are not what you desired.

Speaking of undesirable outcomes, let's take a look at some of the possible reasons colleges deny certain applicants and how you should deal with that reality. In other words, just as my post's title notes, let's consider fit versus rejection.

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