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Learn Which Colleges are Requiring COVID-19 Vaccines for Students As many colleges prepare to welcome a larger number of students back to campus this fall, some universities are moving to require COVID-19 vaccines for all members of the com…
Here are the Colleges That are Open for On-Campus Visits After more than a year without in-person college tours, some universities are reopening for on-campus visits. Visiting colleges can be a valuable opportunity for students to get a com…
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…gate University: 51% Bates College: 50% College of William and Mary: 50% Mount Holyoke College: 50% While choosing to apply in the early rounds is a major decision, it can be an excellent opportunity for students to boost their admissions o…
Colleges Report Record-High Application Numbers for the Class of 2025 Despite several significant changes to the admissions cycle due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many schools are reporting record-breaking application numbers for the c…
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The Latest on How Colleges and Universities in the US are Responding to COVID-19 The response to concerns over the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has deeply affected college bound high school students with school closures and the ca…
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Colleges Where You Can Apply Without an Application Fee Students must weigh many considerations when compiling their list of best-fit colleges, including application fees. Many universities include a fee that applicants must pay when applyi…
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Here are the Colleges that Superscore the ACT Superscoring is the practice of considering only the highest section scores across all SAT or ACT test scores that are submitted when evaluating applications. Many schools already superscore for…
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Due to Closures Related to Coronavirus Many Colleges are Extending Their Enrollment Deposit Deadlines to June 1 or Later As colleges release admissions decisions in the midst of cancellations due to the coronavirus pandemic, many schools ar…
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Get Festive By Learning About the Colleges That Shaped US History With the 4th of July holiday this week, now is the perfect time to look back at some of the defining landmarks and milestones within US history. In addition to more commonly…
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There’s Still Time to Apply to College! Over 500 Colleges and Universities Are Still Accepting Students to the Class of 2021 Whether you got a late start on the college admissions process, or you weren’t accepted to the colleges to whic…
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By Meg, IvyWise Premier College Admissions Counselor As a college counselor, one of the aspects of my job that I especially enjoy is touring college campuses. Whether traveling alone or with my family, I’m always game to explore instituti…
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… be charmed by the quaint nature of the College of William and Mary, the second oldest institution of higher education in America. (You may know the nation's oldest university – hint, it is an Ivy League university in Cambridge, Massachus…
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The leaves are falling, the air is crisp, and for many collegiate athletics fans across the country, that usually means one thing: It's football season again! For most alumni and current students, game day experiences and traditions are mem…
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From welcome weekends to new student mixers, colleges and universities put on a variety of orientation programs to welcome freshmen to the campus community. These activities scheduled in the days and weeks before classes start are an exciti…
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…Bill Clinton and Lyndon B. Johnson. The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA This public college in historic Virginia follows a close second to Harvard for producing presidents — think Thomas Jefferson, James Monroe, and John Ty…
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What makes a great leader? Is someone born a leader, or can such skills be learned and cultivated? Each February on President’s Day, we honor great leaders throughout the history of the United States. Many of those we honor earned their d…
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…sion rate of 14% for the Class of 2018. College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA To celebrate the end of the school year and the accomplishments of graduating seniors, the College of William and Mary pulls out all the stops for the ann…
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Here’s a List of Colleges and Universities With Later Deadlines January 1 may have passed, but there are still plenty of colleges accepting regular decision applications. For those students who got a late start on the college admissions p…
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Test Your College Knowledge with These Fun College Trivia Questions If you’re a high school junior applying to college next year, chances are you’ve been on a college visit or two and have spent a considerable amount of time researching…
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These Unusual College Essay Prompts Require Applicants to Dig Deep and Get Creative   It’s that time of year again! Essays, essays, and more essays! As the college Class of 2019 dives into their college applications, one admissions t…
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Presidents were once students too Colleges across the country boast some impressive alumni, and some have had the distinction of educating future Presidents of the United States. Back in 2008, Columbia University was added to this impressiv…
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Campus Life Considerations: Student Clubs and Organizations Making new friends and getting involved on campus starts with exploring your interests. Student clubs and organizations are a great way to meet new people and build on the skills a…
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…chools like Pomona, Swarthmore, and the College of William and Mary. What Colleges Are Saying Yale University: “We make no explicit effort of any kind, whether before, during or at the close of the selection process to influence or adjust…
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…niversity 17.2% TBA 22.3% 25% 28% 25.6% College of William and Mary 42% TBA 38% 36% 35% 33.6% Columbia University 3.66% 6.1% 5.1% 5.5% 5.8%  12% Cornell University - Latest Admissions Statistics ~8.5% 10.7% 10.5% 10.3% 12.5%  21.4% Dartmo…
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Unique Ways Colleges Say Goodbye to Students As the semester comes to a close, college seniors everywhere are saying goodbye to the schools that have been their home for the past four years. While graduates typically commemorate the event w…
Here are the Available Common App Supplements for 2021-22 Many schools utilize the Common App as their primary application form, and school-specific supplements allow every institution to customize this universal application in order to bui…
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Here are Some of the First Admission Rates for the Class of 2025 While the regular school year is finishing out virtually for many students in response to the coronavirus, it’s still business as usual when it comes to admissions decisions…
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Here’s When Students Can Expect to Receive Regular Admission Decisions Are you ready for regular decision notification dates? Admissions offices across the US are working hard to get through hundreds of thousands of regular decision colle…
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Early Decision and Early Action Notification Dates for the 2020-21 Application Season The college admissions season is flying by, and before you know it early admission decisions will be released. Here’s our annual list of early decision…
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IvyWise KnowledgeBase Regular Decision Notification Dates Admissions offices across the US are working hard to get through hundreds of thousands of regular decision college applications for the class of 2023 in order to notify students of t…
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Colleges Continue to Report Record-Low Admission Rates, Stanford Admits 4.69% of Applicants for the Class of 2020   It was another competitive admission season for the class of 2020, with admission rates for the incoming freshman class…
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By IvyWise College Admissions Counselor The growing cost of college combined with the increasing demand for students in career-ready fields such as engineering, finance, computer science, and medicine has left many people challenging the li…
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Colleges Extend Early Application Deadlines in Response to Technical Issues with Common App **UPDATE** Many schools are continuing to update their early decision and early action deadlines, so be sure to check back for updates throughout th…
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Early Application Deadlines are Extended for Some Schools Due to Hurricane Sandy As Hurricane Sandy pounds the East Coast just days before the Nov. 1 deadline for early applications, many colleges and universities are opting to extend their…
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