Admit It!

Admit It!
  • True Confessions from W&M's Admission Officers

About Admit It!

Fascinated by the college admission process? Intrigued by how it can seem complicated, mysterious and confusing? Follow this blog for musings, recollections and insights into William & Mary the institution and William & Mary’s admission process.

Some posts will be silly. Some will be serious. Some will be sentimental. All of them are designed to help you navigate your way through the college search and application process. Post questions, comments and insights of your own. Create a dialogue with us through this site, and we look forward to the conversation.

Posts by Admit It!

Transfer Waitlist Update

We Admit It!  Now that the deposit deadline has passed, it is finally time for us to provide a waitlist update specific to our transfer

Freshman Waitlist Update

We Admit It! May 2 has come and gone, meaning the next (and final) phase of the college admission cycle has begun: the waitlist

Of Beagles, Sweatshirts and Final College Decisions

I remember the exact moment when I made my final college decision. It was the day before the matriculation deadline, and I legitimately had

Decisions, Decisions – Fall 2016 Transfer Edition

Admit It! You have been anxiously waiting for this moment since you clicked submit on your application. We Admit It! The moment is finally here. Transfer decisions are

Why W&M: Online Student Panel

Below is a recording of our online student panel that took place on April 21, 2016. For a complete timeline of questions asked during

Decisions, Decisions – 2016 Regular Decisions Released

We Admit It! The time is here. Decisions have been made and emails have been launched. Decisions for those who applied Regular Decision for freshman admission

Decisions, Decisions – #wm2020 (aka 2016 Regular Decision Admit Edition)

We Admit It! You are the few, the proud, the phenomenally talented students who have earned admission to the College of William & Mary.

Decisions, Decisions – 2016 Regular Decision Waitlist Edition

We Admit It! We wish we could send more good news to more wonderfully talented applicants. Unfortunately, the small class size that makes William & Mary

Decisions, Decisions – 2016 Regular Decision Deny Edition

We Admit It! This is the hardest part of our job — sending bad news to bright, talented applicants like you. You can Admit It! You’re surprised, upset, disappointed,