technologyThe college admissions process has changed dramatically over the last few decades, and is continuing to shift as time goes on. However, what will not change is how technology has totally transformed the admissions process.

From when students submit their applications online to when they receive their notification letters via email, the process is almost completely online. Even college visits and interviews are moving to the web as sites such as YouVisit offer virtual tours of campuses, and video-chat interviews become increasingly common. And social media goes hand-in-hand with this. Not only are colleges likely to check your online profiles when applying, but once admitted, you will be invited to join online communities where students can connect with peers as they begin their college journey. To read more about how technology is altering the admissions process, check out this article.