Erin Moriarty, Loyola University Chicago’s Dean of Undergraduate Admissions, knows that the college admissions process can be an intimidating experience for high school students. It’s often one that they have trouble navigating. This article presents her seven-step method for high school students that want to secure acceptance to their dream school.
Picking a college is an important part of life, and you want to ensure that you choose the best one for you and your life goals. Selecting a college solely on its reputation for athletics, its proximity to home or the number of friends that will be going there won’t help you in the long run if it doesn’t have your intended program. The decision is yours to make, so go with what will best help you achieve your goals.