The Coalition Application has not been without its critics, but one quality the team behind the application has proven over the past three years is its ability to adapt quickly. In a presentation to high school counselors, Annie Reznik, Executive Director of the Coalition, recently announced four exciting changes to the platform. As counselors who have worked with thousands of students applying to college, we are thrilled about these changes. Check out the Insider blog at blog.getintocollege.com for a brief rundown of the Coalition App’s major changes for the next application cycle.
Perhaps you’ve heard the news that the SAT will give students a new “adversity score” that will share more about their social and economic background with colleges? If not, you must not work in college admissions, college counseling, or a high school setting, be a teenager, have a teenager, know a teenager, or know someone with a teenager. The news exploded with so much force on Thursday as to almost—almost—eclipse the big bang of #OperationVarsityBlues.