The Student-Parent Connection: Acceptance!
The Student-Parent Connection is a monthly feature here on College Money Insider. During the school year, we have a student and parent share their thoughts and experiences as they save up for college and prepare to go through the college application process. Today’s post is by Jessica Avery!
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These last couple weeks have been exciting to say the least! I found out from my two top schools that I was accepted! College Of Charleston and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte both updated my portal accounts to “Decision: Accepted”! There are no words to describe the relief I feel. Just to know that I’m going to school next year is the greatest feeling ever. Next steps include setting up college e-mail addresses, and deciding where I want to get my higher level of education. I have yet to hear back from James Madison University, and my reach school Clemson. It would be awesome if I got into both schools. Maybe I’ll even be accepted to UNC Wilmington, where I got deferred from. Being deferred just means I have to wait until their regular decision in the spring to find out if I was accepted. Getting into several schools that I applied to will be great so that I can have several options. The next few months will be thrilling and full of major decisions, and I am so excited to embark on this new chapter in my life.