Nobody likes rejection and it’s natural to feel angry or sad if you’ve received disappointing news. Competitive schools can’t accept all qualified applicants, so this decision may not necessarily be a refection of your qualifications. Instead, turn your focus to your other options. Think about the pros and cons of your choices and find the schools that’s the best fit for you.
Claire Ansberry offers some good advice on how to cope with college rejection in the Wall Street Journal.