As the managing editor of College Confidential, Torrey is responsible for ensuring that timely and topical articles go out to our readers, covering everything from creating a college list to selecting a roommate and beyond. Torrey has been an editor and writer for over 20 years, covering a wide range of career and education topics. Her knowledge of the college admissions process has been honed by working privately with students over the last decade, helping them navigate the college application process. She has also led essay-writing workshops to aid high school students as they create polished essays. Torrey's writing style allows her to present complex information in a straightforward and understandable way without watering down facts or oversimplifying issues. Torrey holds degrees from American University and Wesleyan University, and she lives in the Southeastern US.

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the entire life cycle of the college admissions process, many rising high school seniors are expressing concern about how their applications will be viewed by admission officers this fall. Check out the following infographic for some interesting insights into how these students feel.

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