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Is My Acceptance About to Get Rescinded?

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I am buying things for my dorm and getting ready to move in, but I just got a letter from the college I'll be attending asking me to explain the reasons my grades were so much lower senior year. I don't have a good reason, I was just burned out. There is a chance the college may pull my acceptance. What should I do?

College officials really don't want to rescind acceptances, especially at this late date. Just as you're making plans for move-in and purchases for your dorm room, they, too, are finalizing details and databases and don't welcome the disruption that losing an enrolled student would provide.

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