Admissions Committee Category
Sep. 5, 2017—Well—it’s the start of another wonderful recruitment cycle! Do you know what that means for admissions counselors? Flights, applications, food, college fairs, hotels, and did I say amazing food?! As counselors, we enjoy forging new relationships and advocating for the admission of numerous, talented scholars! With an office of 32 admissions counselors, we practice a concept...
Oct. 10, 2013—With applications rolling in, I’m excited to learn more about the upcoming selection process. So I asked some of my colleagues about the philosophy of positive advocacy, the idea that admissions counselors open each application looking for the reasons to admit students rather than reasons to deny them.
Oct. 31, 2012—VU's Dean of Admissions appears on The Today Show to talk about the application process in advance of the Early Decision I deadline.
Oct. 22, 2012—The remarkable Class of 2016 has been on campus for a few months now and we're still not through bragging on them.