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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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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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Join Our Facebook Live Webinars April 15 & 17 to Learn More About How To Prep for College Admissions Process This Fall Tune in to IvyWise Live on our Facebook page next week, where College Admissions Experts Christine, Scott, Nat, Zach,…
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There is a definite hierarchy to America’s universities. It’s a pecking order where only a handful of “elite” schools lead the pack in being the most selective, having top faculty, large financial resources and pristine campus facil…
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…Weaving” or seminars on martial arts. Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA Swarthmore academics are not for the faint of heart. This small liberal arts college has so strongly resisted grade inflation that students wear t-shirts that say: …
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…ns of themselves. So many applicants to Swarthmore College use consultants - as much as 20 percent - that the school is considering asking students whether they have gotten outside help on their application, said admissions director Jim Boc…
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…schools to celebrate your independence! Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA In college, ultimate freedom can arise from the opportunity to create your own major, and at Swarthmore College in Swarthmore, PA, students get to do just that! In t…
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Who Says Liberal Arts and STEM Can’t Coexist? As more families consider the ROI of a college education, the value of a liberal arts education in today’s world has been a hot topic. With many STEM degrees and programs topping lists of …
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From Secret Rooms to Spooky Urban Legends, These Colleges Have Some Interesting Campus Attractions There’s more to many schools than what meets the eye. US colleges and universities all have complex histories that aren’t necessarily app…
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Where Do Your Favorite Colleges Rank? This week The Princeton Review released its 2013-14 Best 378 Colleges rankings, ranking some of the country’s best colleges in 62 different lists. While we don’t encourage you to make rankings a def…
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There are Many Advantages to Attending A Women's College That are Sometimes Overlooked Most colleges and universities throughout the US are coeducational, allowing men and women to study together on the same campuses. Though this may seem c…
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College Admission Rates, Class of 2016 College admission at the nation’s most selective schools has become increasingly competitive. As another admissions cycle comes to an end, many colleges are reporting another rise in applications and…
Learn What Yield Rates Look Like for the Class of 2025 After many colleges reported all-time low acceptance rates, some students might be curious about their yield rates, or just how many of these admitted applicants have chosen to enroll.…
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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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…ty March 31 Stanford University April 1 Swarthmore College By April 1 Syracuse University Late March Tufts University By April 1 University of California-Berkeley End of March University of California-Davis Mid-March University of Californi…
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Former Admissions Officers Reveal Common College Application Missteps It’s important to stand out when applying to college, but all too often applicants can draw attention to themselves for the wrong reasons. Common application mistakes m…
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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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…er to the RD deadline. Bowdoin College, Swarthmore College, Oberlin College, and Pomona College are some example of schools that offer the ED 2 option. The Good News: ED applicants can increase their chances of admission by anywhere from 2…
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…or Former Assistant Dean of Admissions, Swarthmore College PROFILE Rachel specializes in students applying to competitive and/or highly selective schools and students interested in a wide range of schools. Rachel is a former Assistant Dean…
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…ersity TBA 5.2% 4.3% 4.3% 4.65%  10.3% Swarthmore College 8.9% 8.8% 8.7% 9.1% 10.2%  24% Trinity University TBA TBA 29% 33% 32% 51.5% Tufts University 11% 15% 14.6% 14.6% 14.8% 27% Tulane University 9.73% 11% 13.1% 17% 21.5% 44% Universit…
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… Former Assistant Dean of Admissions at Swarthmore College Meet Rachel » Mari Master College Admissions Counselor Former Assistant Director of Admissions at MIT Meet Mari » Abby Principal College Admissions Counselor Former Senior Assist…
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Get a Head Start on Applications By Reviewing These Supplements  Although the Common App doesn’t officially open until August 1st, it’s often in students’ best interest to get a jump start on personal essays and supplements. Many col…
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In 2006, Kenyon College’s Dean of Admissions, Jennifer Delahunty Britz, wrote a New York Times editorial apologizing “To All The Girls I’ve Rejected”—those female Kenyon applicants who were denied admission in favor of what are no…
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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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