04Mar
2019

The Waiting List

In advance of admissions decisions being posted, I suggest students do some research on how the schools they applied to use their waiting list. Most students will be wait-listed at […]

02Mar
2019

SAT Score Thoughts

Do SAT scores get you into selective colleges? Most of the time – No. But low SAT scores may certainly keep you OUT. The level of emphasis placed in testing […]

18Feb
2019

Demonstrated Interest

Does interest matter? Depends. If a school asks you to sign in when you take a tour, interest matters. In short, colleges want to admit students who are likely to […]

09Feb
2019

February Thoughts

For seniors who applied ED2 or to rolling admission institutions, you may be receiving decisions mid-February. For regular decision applicants, February can feel like the month that never ends. But, […]

03Jan
2019

Lehigh University, Moravian College officials spell out what they look for in applicants

Steven Soba, Vice President for Enrollment Management at Moravian College, says the average GPA for students applying to Moravian is a 3.2. Ninety percent of students who apply to¬†Lehigh University […]

02Jan
2019

January Thoughts

For seniors – most applications were due at midnight on January 1. If that deadline was missed, there are some schools with a January 15 deadline … so be sure […]

15Sep
2016

A&S welcomes new director of admissions

John Morganelli Jr. has been named the new director of admissions for the College of Arts & Sciences. In his role, he is responsible for overseeing all undergraduate admissions activities […]

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