Is Mid-March Far Too Late to Forward Colleges More Information?
I am waiting to hear from three schools and I also needs decisions over the following two weeks or so. Not long ago I got a prize and I’m wondering if it’s far too late to send it in to supplement my applications. Can I deliver this in, or perhaps is it perhaps not worthwhile? Or will it perhaps annoy them? Or are decisions made currently? Sorry for so many questions.
No need to apologize for your questions. That is just what ‘The Dean’ is here for, therefore the university admission procedure can be so confusing that it raises concerns galore.
There’s actually no disadvantage to notifying your universities in regards to the new prize, despite having your verdicts looming. But only send the headlines if you feel that you’ve won an award that is important and ‘important’ are defined differently based on where you’re applying. At the most hyper-competitive places ( like the Ivies and any school with an acceptance price in solitary digits or teenagers), only a major prize (nationwide, best in state, etc.) would move the needle at this date that is late. But for the most part other universities, then email your regional admissions rep today if you feel that the honor you just received is a significant one. The colleges if you can’t decide what qualifies as ‘significant’ write back to explain your award and name. And when you do deliver the news to your colleges, be sure to explain the prize to your admiss Continue reading “Is Mid-March Far Too Late to Forward Colleges More Information?”