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Admission Insider's Guide

October 20, 2020
Understanding Transfer Admission at Richmond
Considering transfer admission to a college or university can feel overwhelming. Whether you are looking for a better four-year fit or making the next step from a two-year program, we are here to help. With preparation and follow through, your transfer application journey can be a smooth one! 
October 19, 2020
Understanding Application Plan Options
The college admission process offers a plethora of application plan options. How can you tell which pathway is the best fit for you?
October 7, 2020
2 Big Things Virginians Should Know About UR
If you’re from Virginia, you know that we have dozens of attractive colleges and universities. With so many to choose from, distinguishing between different schools’ admission processes, financial aid, and overall benefits was tricky. The array of high-profile public universities can make it especially difficult to understand how private universities like UR fit into the mix.
October 5, 2020
Assessing College Affordability: COVID-19 Edition
When you are thinking about finding an affordable fit, and knowing that you will be making your college decision with the added angst and uncertainty of the biggest global pandemic of you and your parents’ generations, I’d encourage you to look for schools that put you first, and to think beyond the sticker price.

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