From The Archives: Did Not Get Admitted? No Worries: They Are Missing Out

Note: Originally posted in 2015 (see Notes on Facebook), but was taken down in preparation for Associated Students Elections.

“Thank you for your application to ‘College A’ for Fall Quarter 2016. We have carefully reviewed your records and regret that we cannot offer you admission to ‘College A.’”

Yep, it is that time of the year again: College Admissions season. A time of the year when the following things happen: (1) “College A” sends you an admitted message; (2) “College A” sends you a “regretful” rejection message; (3) “College A” sends a “you’re on the waitlist” message; (4) You tell your family, friends (and whoever will listen to you) which colleges you got into or did not get into; and (5) You and nearly everyone else in your high school Senior class will become the college acceptance version of an NFL insider, spitting out rumors seemingly every break and lunch on who supposedly got admitted or rejected from “College A,” “College B,” and so on. Ah, doesn’t it feel great to be a high school Senior right now? Continue reading “From The Archives: Did Not Get Admitted? No Worries: They Are Missing Out”

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