In Admissions, the fall is known as “travel season”. Our staff spends weeks meeting prospective students during high school visits and college fairs. The end of November and month of December look very different. This time period is often referred to as “reading season”. Our staff spends most of their time in the office reading applications and participating in Admissions Committee. In fact if you have recently tried to call or email a member of our staff, you may have received a message stating they were in the office but participating in Committee. Admission materials are all stored online, so our staff is glued to their computer screens. We always make sure to take some breaks though - keep reading to see what really happens during reading season....Click here to read more.
After weeks of file review and a very extensive selection meeting, our office has chosen the Presidential Fellowship finalists and notifications will be mailed in mid-December. Students who applied for the Presidential Fellowship, our full-tuition scholarship program, needed to submit all admission materials and the separate Presidential Fellowship application by November 1....Click here to read more.