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Posted in August 2015
For admissions folks, move-in day is our favorite day of the year. All of our work over the last 18 months — the interviews and high school visits, the application reading and on-campus hosting — comes to a culmination on this day.
Application season is kicking into full swing. Here’s what you need to know.
Here in the admissions office, we wish we could show you every last inch of campus during your visit … but alas, our tour guides can only walk backward for so long! In our new blog series “Beyond the Tour,” we’ll give you the scoop on some spaces that aren’t highlighted on our 45-minute tours (and some extra info about spaces that are on the itinerary).
Last week, many of my admissions colleagues offered up their book recommendations, but there were so many, I just could not fit them all into one post. So, I bring you “What to Read Next: Part II.”