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College Waitlist

The Truth About Waitlists: What Are Your Chances Of Getting In?

Kat Cohen | Posted 06.22.2015 | College
Kat Cohen

Even if the waitlist college remains your top choice, it's important to have realistic expectations, know what you need to do in order to improve your chances of acceptance off the waitlist, and choose an alternative college to enroll in by May 1.

Why I'm Glad I Didn't Get Off The Waitlist

Jessica Yang | Posted 06.10.2014 | Teen
Jessica Yang

A year ago, if you told me that I'd be satisfied with where I was, I wouldn't believe you. I had gotten rejected from two schools on the same day and the only relatively redeeming quality to that day was that I was waitlisted to another.

Waitlisted? Make Sure NOT To Do These Things...

| Posted 04.16.2013 | Teen

By Lauren Paylor Congratulations! A spot on the waitlist means that the college likes you, but there just isn’t enough room for all of the amazin...

The Secret Sauce of the College Waitlist

Bev Taylor | Posted 06.13.2012 | College
Bev Taylor

Since the college waitlist causes so much anxiety for so many students and their parents, it's time that the public learns the truth about the puzzling admissions (in)decision. So who makes the waitlist?