Admissions in a COVID World
Jack Nivison, Senior Assistant Dean of Admission, Hamilton College
We know that your college search process will be different than you expected. With an altered junior year, a move to online learning, standardized test cancellations, and limitations to campus visits, it can be overwhelming. We’re here to help by covering the most common questions and concerns we are hearing. We will offer tips on how to make the best of these challenging times and tackle your college search with confidence.
Michelle Vogl, Assistant Director, University of Rochester Office of Admissions
Patrick O’Neill, Associate Director, University of Rochester Office of Admissions
This session will allow you to step into the shoes of an admissions counselor and learn more about navigating the college application process. During this candid case studies workshop, attendees will explore the many factors and competing priorities that guide an admissions office as it admits a class through holistic review and will help attendees discover what goes into an admissions decision at selective colleges/universities.
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College Interview 101
Alison Boland, Associate Director of Admissions, Hobart and William Smith Colleges
The college interview process can be intimidating, but an admissions interview is an opportunity for you to distinguish yourself by adding a voice to your application. Learn tips on how to stand out during a face-to-face or virtual interview. Preparing yourself will only make you more confident and stand out in a positive way!