Hilliard City Schools | Ready for Tomorrow

College Announcements!

Understanding Important Terms

  • Early Decision – Binding for both the student and the school (early deadlines) Only 18% of colleges have this option (Only one school!!!!!)
  • Early Action – Binding on the school and not on the student (early deadlines)
  • Restricted Early Action – non-binding opportunity that elite universities use. Can only apply to one private college REA. Only 12 colleges!
  • Regular Admission – Final deadline for admission to university
  • Super-score – Taking the best Sub-test from ACT or SAT to create a new composite.
  • Common App – An application that is good at 700+ universities across the country & 32 in Ohio
  • Member Page – Additional information for admission (school specific) Will go “live” on Aug. 1








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