As colleges send out their early action and early decisions notifications, many students are receiving letters and emails indicating that their applications have been deferred. In an article for USA Today, College Coach’s Elizabeth Heaton draws on her experience as an admissions officer at Penn to help students understand how this decision came to be, what it means, and what their options are for ultimately turning that deferral into an offer of admission.
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