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!

Decoding the Cypher

We Admit It!  There are some applications, actually many applications, which absolutely knock our socks off.  Each and every cycle we continue to marvel

And So It Really Begins

We Admit It!  This time of year can feel a bit overwhelming to us, no doubt as the last few months leading up to

Admission Office Closed for Holiday — Available Through Email

We Admit It!  Even Admission Officers get a holiday break…well kind of.  As of noon on December 23, the College of William & Mary

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