Walking 12 colleges campuses in 6 days is no easy feat, especially when a Nor'easter blows through. Starting with the information session at each school, then taking the tour or doing a self-guided tour, we brought back notes, photos and experiences to share with our students. Can't wait to share!
Accepting a freshman or transfer admission offer: Students accept an admission offer by agreeing to and meeting the provisions/conditions outlined in the offer and submitting their Statement of Intent to Register (SIR) with the SIR deposit to reserve their space at a campus. The SIR deposit is $250. Some important things to keep in mind about accepting a UC admission offer:
1. SIR Deadlines: The SIR deadline for freshmanapplicants is May 1. The SIR deadline for transferappl
Students and counselors are shocked, frustrated and disappointed with the number of deferrals and wait lists this year. Colleges where students normally would be accepted, have denied them admission or placed them on wait lists with not much hope of getting off. Counselors, too are surprised to see students with high GPA's and test scores denied or waitlisted. Read Higher Ed's article for insight into why. https://www.insidehighered.com/admissions/article/2018/03/26/reports-c