Examining Enrollment Ethics

With about a week to go here in February of 2018, high school seniors await college verdicts. Some of you fortunate seniors have already made your college enrollment decisions, thanks to the Early Decision (ED) or Early Action (EA) process. Knowing where you'll be going at this point in high school is comforting.

Other college-bound seniors are in the wait-and-see mode. They have either put all their eggs in the Regular Decision (RD) basket or have used the EA option, been accepted, and are waiting for the results of their RD applications to come through in the coming weeks. Naturally, being accepted EA in December doesn't bind an applicant like ED does. EA acceptees have until May 1 to make their enrollment decisions, just like the RD crowd.

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