Your child got waitlisted…Now what?

Regular decision results rolled in throughout the month of March and with them confusion and uncertainty for applicants who received waitlist letters.  What does getting waitlisted mean?  How does it impact chances for admission?  What can waitlisted candidates do to strengthen their applications?  The answers to these questions, as with many aspects of college admissions, … Continue reading Your child got waitlisted…Now what?

The Art of Walking Away: My Own Story About Parenting Through the Stress of an Admissions Process

I love working with teenagers.  At the same time, having two adolescent daughters at home has forced me to fasten my seatbelt and go along for the ride, even when it sometimes feels like a hostage situation.  I have learned a lot along the way about what happens to teenagers when they experience stress and anxiety … Continue reading The Art of Walking Away: My Own Story About Parenting Through the Stress of an Admissions Process