SUMMER BEFORE GRADE 12


SEPTEMBER

  • Activate all application systems, complete basic information
  • Write supplement essays
  • Request interviews, if applicable
  • Request teacher letters of recommendation
  • Retake ACT/SAT tests, if needed
  • Secure translated transcripts for grades 9-11 (international students)

OCTOBER


NOVEMBER


  • Complete and submit Jan 1 regular decision applications
  • Ensure school report is sent for Jan 1 applications
  • Ensure all schools have received ACT/SAT scores

DECEMBER


  • Submit all applications with late regular decision deadlines
  • Monitor progress within all application systems, ensure all materials have been received
  • Ensure school sends mid-year report

JANUARY, FEBRUARY


  • Monitor acceptances as they pick up in March through April 1
  • Weigh options, examine realities and financial aid packages

MARCH, APRIL


  • May 1 is "Decision Day" for enrollment
  • Complete enrollment paperwork, pay deposit
  • Complete housing request paperwork
  • Register for summer orientation
  • Schedule the visa interview (international students)
  • Send AP/IB Scores to college
  • Ensure final school transcript / proof of diploma sent to college

MAY/JUNE