Ah, the college acceptance letter. It's an envelope we both can't wait to receive and dread at the same time. Millions of high school students have already received their college acceptance letters, but there are still many among us who are put into the dreaded category of "waitlisted." Some colleges, like Notre Dame, have been known to put as many as 2,000 students on their waitlist. Out of those 2,000, only 86 students are eventually successful in enrolling. Waitlisting is a purgatory which you cannot escape from nor control, but that doesn't stop some students from trying. These nine students shows us how NOT to try and convince schools to un-waitlist you.
It's like the worst episode of The Wonder Years you'll ever see.
Complete with lyrics so you and your friends can sing along.
Best cover song or bestest cover song?
A 4-and-a-half minute video of a dude in a green robe.
Another person singing to the school they were waitlisted from. Why do people think this works?
A video by Sage talking about all the cool stuff Sage has done. I can't believe someone named "Sage" wouldn't automatically be admitted into Oberlin.
The music for this video was taken from every political campaign commercial you've ever seen.
I don't even know what is happening in this video.
Sarah enlisted 300 of her peers to help make this video. 300 peers and not one of them told her this was a terrible idea? Some friends ...