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What does 'RD' mean in college admissions?

Hi all! I've been seeing the abbreviation 'RD' quite often in the context of college admissions. Can someone please help me understand what it stands for and how it's different from other admission types? Thank you!

7 months ago

RD stands for Regular Decision, which is the standard application process for college admissions. When you apply via Regular Decision, you typically submit your application by a specified deadline (usually in January), and receive an admissions decision around March or April. If accepted through Regular Decision, you have until May 1st, the National College Decision Day, to decide whether or not you want to commit to the college.

7 months ago

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