Early Decision or Regular Decision: Which is Better?

Does the Early Bird Get the Worm? This is the time of year when I get calls from parents and students asking whether they should apply to college via early decision vs regular decision. This decision is a very important one, especially if you are considering some of the more selective colleges and universities in […]

What the Heck Is Restrictive Early Action? A Review Of Application Deadline Options

Just when you thought you had figured out the rules around your college application submissions, along comes Single Choice Early Action (aka Restrictive Early Action). Read on to find out about all your application submission options from Early to Rolling to Regular Decision.

Countdown to Early Application Decisions

Learn the ins and outs of the different ways to send in early applications to your most preferred colleges.

Class of 2017 Early Application Results from Highly Selective Colleges: What Do They Indicate?

Early application acceptance numbers are in for Ivy League and other highly selective schools. Read on to check out what percent got admitted and about early trends in applications for the Class of 2017.

How to Cope with Rejection from Colleges

Were you denied admission to a college where you applied early action or early decision? Read this blog post for suggestions on how to deal with rejection.

Colleges Extend Early Deadlines Due to Hurricane

If you’ve been affected by Hurricane Sandy, you probably could use some good news. You’re in luck, as many colleges have extended their early application deadlines due to the storm.

You’ve Applied Early to College, Now What?

When students apply early admission to a college, it can be tempting to wait until December 15th before working on other college essays…