With the new year upon us, I wanted to highlight some of the most notable trends from 2016 in the college admissions world. It is helpful to understand these developments so as to make informed decisions that are right for you. By being aware of these trends and giving some early thought to how you want your journey to college to unfold, you’ll be well positioned to identify the best way forward for you.
Here are some of the most important trends I’m seeing:
That’s the college admissions landscape I’m seeing and, through the UC Davis Pre-College Program, I’m looking forward to helping you navigate it. I hope your new year gets off to a great start—and that your summer might include a few weeks in Davis!
Portions of this post have been published previously in The Davis Enterprise, for which Jennifer Borenstein writes a monthly column, “College Corner.”