Admissions

Rejections, Deferrals, and Wait Lists: Part 3

This is the third — and final — installment of a multi-part series on rejections, deferrals, and waitlistings that (unfortunately) some current high school seniors may experience in the coming months as they deal with the increasingly complex word of college admissions. I ended my last installment this way:

“Being deferred is like holding your breath for more than three months. Ending up on a wait list is like going to purgatory. Nevertheless, you do have some active marketing options available to you, which I'll explain in a moment …"

So, let's now take a look at both deferrals and wait lists …

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