Seniors celebrate college acceptance with #ReachHigher

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If your family has a child waiting on an acceptance letter, you are all too familiar with the emotional roller coaster that comes with the application process. Tears are shed and sleep is lost but eventually you hear that celebratory shriek following the rip of an envelope that makes the ride worthwhile.

Friday, May 1st was officially dubbed "College Signing Day" by the first lady to push higher education to the forefront for all high school students. The posts of gleeful excitement from kids across America who have ripped open their acceptance letters and made their college decision have been rolling in with the hashtag #ReachHigher in line with FLOTUS' campaign.
Scroll through to share in the joy of these students as they head towards greater opportunities in the next chapter of life.



#IChoseLUMO #ReachHigher @LUROAR1866 #collegebound #freshman #ClassOf2019

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Officially a University of New England Nor'easter class of 2019! #vsac #ReachHigher

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Seniors celebrate college acceptance with #ReachHigher
Best National Universities : # 1 -  Princeton University (NJ)
Best National Universities: # 2 - Harvard University (MA)
Best National Universities: # 3 - Yale University (CT)
Best National Universities: # 4 - Columbia University (NY)
Best National Universities: # 5 - Stanford University (CA)
Best National Universities:  #6 - University of Chicago (IL)
Best National Universities: # 7 - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Best National Universities: # 8 - Duke University (NC)

Best National Universities: # 9 -  University of Pennsylvania
Best National Universities: # 10 - California Institute of Technology
Best National Liberal Arts Colleges :  # 1 - Williams College (MA)

Best National Liberal Arts Colleges :  # 2 - Amherst College (MA)

Best National Liberal Arts Colleges : # 3 - Swarthmore College (PA)
Best National Liberal Arts Colleges : # 4 - Wellesley College (MA)
Best National Liberal Arts Colleges : # 5 - Bowdoin College (ME)
Best National Liberal Arts Colleges : # 7 Middlebury College (VT)
Best National Liberal Arts Colleges : # 8 - Carleton College (MN)
Best National Liberal Arts Colleges : # 9 Claremont McKenna College (CA)
Best National Liberal Arts Colleges : # 10 - Haverford College (PA)
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