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Strategies behind 4+ Ivy League acceptances

The Mays helped their kids get into schools like Stanford, Harvard, MIT, UPenn, Brown, Dartmouth, Columbia, and Berkeley -- without hiring outside consultants. How did they keep their kids healthy and motivated? How did their guidance differ between their son and daughter, a NASA intern? How did they create a college list and advise on getting rec letters?

Dear Socrates

 

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The Skinny

What it means to get “postponed” from your dream college

  • Results: accepted, denied, deferred, or waitlisted. This year, some kids got “postponed.” What in the world does that even mean?
  • You’re in — but not: This college accidentally sent acceptance emails to all ED applicants…even to those who didn’t get in. Where was it?
  • Teens are missing scholarship deadlines and acceptance letters because of this one problem…What is it?