Category - Admissions

University of Rochester

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Interviewing Tips
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Two Roads
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Dean Burdick’s Welcome to the Class of 2014
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Pre-College Programs
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What Do You Do When You Get Rejected From Your Dream School?
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Monica Miranda Smalls Named President-Elect of the AFA
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Welcome to the University of Rochester!

Interviewing Tips

One of the benefits of doing a college interview is that it gives you the unique opportunity to present the side of yourself that an admissions counselor might not get from reading your application.  It is also your chance to ask questions about the college or university which may help you confirm if it is[…]

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Two Roads

It’s strange to think back to a year ago, when, around this time, I was struggling to make a college decision—and struggling is probably an under exaggeration. Much like Christine’s post, I didn’t get into my dream school (Elite U, as she so aptly puts it) and I was having trouble figuring out where I[…]

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Dean Burdick’s Welcome to the Class of 2014

By Jonathan Burdick Welcome again to the University of Rochester Class of 2014! I’m looking forward to meeting you on campus this summer and fall. As enrolling students, you will receive important information within the next few weeks about housing and dining, orientation, health care and many other facts and figures from the campus offices[…]

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Pre-College Programs

Rochester’s Pre-College Programs give you a preview of what student life is like here. Courses are offered in a wide variety of subject areas, allowing you to explore your interests and think about what you might want to study in college. Sessions range from one to four weeks in length and include the option to[…]

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What Do You Do When You Get Rejected From Your Dream School?

By Christine When I was considering what to write about for this blog post, I thought about what time of year this is from a high school senior’s perspective. And I remembered where I was at this time last year – waiting to hear from all the colleges I applied to. If you are the[…]

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Monica Miranda Smalls Named President-Elect of the AFA

Monica Miranda Smalls, director of Fraternity and Sorority Affairs in the Office of the Dean of Students at the University of Rochester, has been elected president-elect for the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors (AFA), a professional organization for individuals concerned with the advisement of fraternities and sororities. Smalls will serve as president-elect until her induction as[…]

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Welcome to the University of Rochester!

As we begin the new year, the University of Rochester Office of Admissions is excited to be joining the internet community with our official admissions blog.  As you prepare for undergraduate studies,  we will provide important information and advice about the admissions process, share with you stories about our students, faculty and alumni, and will[…]

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