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!

Decisions, Decisions — Early Decision 2014 Edition

We Admit It!  We are just as ready to post this blog as you are to see it.  Yes, Early Decision notifications have been

Decisions, Decisions — 2014 Spring Transfer Edition

We Admit It! We’re pretty proud of ourselves.  For the first time, we are able to release decisions to spring transfer applicants while simultaneously

Overheard in Transfer Committee – Spring Transfer Edition

We Admit It!  When one committee ends, another one begins.  As we wrap up Early Decision Committee we move forward with Transfer Committee for

Overheard in Committee: 2014 Early Decision Edition Part 2

We Admit It!  Committee deliberations can be fun, uplifting, inspiring.  Getting to hear applicants’ stories and getting to craft the next incoming class is

Overheard in Committee – 2014 Early Decision Edition

We Admit It!  We have begun Early Decision Committee deliberations.  This morning we all gathered in our conference room ready to craft the beginnings

It’s Almost Committee Time

Admit It! Admission committees are these mysterious entities.  You’ve likely heard all sorts of urban admission myths about what goes on behind those closed

How We Read

We Admit It! We’re proud of the application review process we have in place.  We believe it to be genuinely holistic, thoughtful and contextual. 

Hit the Submit Button, Not the Panic Button

We Admit It! Right now it’s easier to sit in our seats.  While we certainly have a lot of work in front of us

How You Know William & Mary Has Received Your Application

We Admit It! The applications are rolling in and we are in full-on processing mode (soon to be accompanied by full-on reading mode).  So