Over the next couple of months, high school seniors will be receiving lots of college admissions decisions—some good news, some bad news, and some… waitlists? It’s hard to know what to make of a waitlist decision. Can a student increase her chances of moving her application from the waitlist into the admitted students’ pile? Or should she just move on with her college decision—and her life—with the acceptances she has now?
Ian Fisher stepped in to host last week’s episode of Getting In: A College Conversation to address three important (and sometimes difficult) topics for families. If you are worried about whether college is the immediate right next step for your child, need help planning college visits, or are facing a financial aid award that just isn’t cutting it… this is the episode for you!