Category Archives: Guide to US Applications

Deferred From US Early Applications? What to Do Now?

Early admission results are in! And for those of you who have received a letter stating that you have been deferred, don’t worry. Being deferred isn’t a straight out rejection; it simply means that your application will be reconsidered in the regular decision round and you will get a final decision by April. Why do […]

Letters of Recommendation: Leave Nothing to Chance

Letters of Recommendation: Leave Nothing to Chance | The Red Pen

As you prepare your applications to study abroad–whether bachelor’s, master’s or MBA–you are likely focused on your personal essays, college selection and standardised testing. Each of these is an extremely important part of the application process and should not be overlooked. However, another critical aspect of your application will be the letter of recommendation (LOR). […]