Category - Special Circumstances

Taking a year off? Transferring from one college to another? Applying to college as a non-traditional student? Explaining a blemish on your record? It’s all here; read about it.

Special Circumstances

College Admissions Waitlists

More and more colleges are not offering admission up front, but they are putting students on their waitlist. If you are on a college’s waitlist, it means they have accepted the students they want, but you are not rejected. They are letting you...

Special Circumstances

Wait Listed? Now What?

It is April 15th. Your long-awaited letter from your first choice college has finally arrived. You open the envelope…only to find that you have not been accepted! Wait! You have not been rejected outright either. Your favorite school has put...