Admission: Not Impossible

  • Decisions, Decisions

  • Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:29:59 +0000 by
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    Over 6,700 prospective students, over 50 days of reading and deliberating files, over 115 inches of snow, and today Committee is OVER.  And what a Committee it was!  13 counselors with different backgrounds, different levels of admissions experience, and different recruitment regions all came together to help shape the Class of 2019.  We […]

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  • Meeting in Progress…

  • Thu, 19 Feb 2015 20:44:05 +0000 by
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     Tuesday, February 10th marked the first day of Committee, and it has been off to a great start!  From 9am to 4:30pm until the end of March, my counseling colleagues and I sit together in a room with the shades drawn and the projectors up to make application decisions.  While we drink coffee and […]

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  • Snow Day Fun!

  • Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:01:05 +0000 by
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I hope that as you read this you are safe and warm!  We now have a LOT of snow in New England, after what has seemed like months of a non-white winter.  Worcester got hit with a record-breaking 33.5 inches, and apparently more snow is on the way! Since Holy Cross’ campus shut down on Tuesday, […]

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  • Some Advice before the Regular Deadline Deadline Approaches

  • Tue, 13 Jan 2015 18:57:17 +0000 by
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     As of 1:54PM today, we have 34 hours, 5 minutes, and 21…20…19 seconds until 12:01AM on Thursday, January 15, 2015.  That means applicants have only a few more days to submit their applications to most colleges and universities, including the College of the Holy Cross!  We in the Office of Admissions are so excited […]

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