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!

Overheard in Committee: 2015 Early Decision Edition

We Admit It! Early Decision Committee has officially begun. During Committee, our entire dean staff gathers to discuss our many talented Early Decision applicants,

Yippee! It’s Time for Committee!

Admit It! The time between submitting your application and receiving an admission decision is nerve-racking. You’ve spent years accomplishing tremendous things both in and

There’s No Place Like Home

We Admit It! At William & Mary, we’re suckers for traditions. Opening Convocation, Yule Log Ceremony, Last Day of Classes Bash. These are just a

Early Decision Deadline Just 3 Weeks Away

We Admit It! We’re still getting used to the idea that it’s already October. It feels like just last week we were enjoying the summer

A Fond Farewell — Dean Livingston’s Final Post

I Admit It! This is a blog I thought I may never write. (Faithful followers of this blog will likely notice the singular pronoun

The Common Application is Live

We Admit It! It’s hard to believe that another application cycle, is upon us, at least technically speaking. Over the weekend, the 2015-2016 Common

A Lesser Known Admission Committee Talent — Kickball

We Admit It! We think W&M is a pretty special place (not that we’re biased or anything). There are so many ways in which

Let’s Talk About Interviewing

Admit It!  College interviews might fall just shy of standardized testing on your list of things you want to do this summer to prepare

It’s the Final Waitlist Update – For Transfers

We Admit It!  Summer is around the corner, the 2015-2016 Common Application will launch in just over a month and that means it’s time to