Colleges have used their waitlists heavily this year to help meet enrollment numbers leaving many students and families wondering why. In the past few years, it has been especially difficult for colleges to predict who will accept their offers for admission, much of it due to this year to uncertainties related to the pandemic such as financial and distance from home. Every college has certain academic, demographic, geographic and other factors they use to fill their classes.
April 10 NACAC Virtual College Fair April 10: 3:00 – 7:00 pm ET April 20: 3:00 – 7:00 pm ET May 2: 1:00 – 7:00 pm ET WACAC Spring College Fairs https://www.wacac.org/college-fairs/wacac-fairs/ Monday, April 19, 2021
5:00 – 7:45 pm Pacific Time
Pre-Sessions begin at 4:00 pm
You will be assigned one 45-minute time slot at each fair The Coalition for Colleges is hosting a virtual college fair. The Coalition is a separate application from the UC and the Common App that some colle
The Common Application has added 30+ colleges for students to access through its portal. This includes all of the state of Illinois public institutions. The Common App provides 24/7/365 day support to students applying to member colleges making the application process accessible to all. The Common App has a mobile app, provides financial and scholarship links, virtual mentors as well as other resources available in English and Spanish. Lowering the logistical and systemic bar