Around this time, thousands of high school students will be submitting early action (EA) and early decision (ED) applications to colleges. The deadlines for these types of apps typically begin around November 1st. Applying early action or early decision each have their benefits, but they are very different. There are several factors to consider when making the decision to apply early to your top-choice school. Check out the article below to learn more about the drawbacks and benefits, and if applying early is right for you.