If you are a high school senior who has yet to received your decision from your first-choice college, you may feel a tension in your stomach that you’ve never experienced before. Your choice about what to do with college can be influenced by a number of difficult circumstances.
The first circumstance, obviously, is whether or not you are admitted. That seems fairly black and white. You either get in or you don’t. Unfortunately, there are complicating factors that can turn black and white to various shades of grey (not to capitalize on the popularity of a current and controversial motion picture).