Thousands of high-school seniors learned if they were accepted into their dream schools around 5 p.m. ET on Thursday.
Their reactions reflected a range of emotions as they posted their fate on Twitter.
First, the ecstatic ones:
And those who took their rejections with a little humor:
There are also the lucky ones who have a tough choice to make:
Some took to Twitter to support their friends or family members:
And the new admits were welcomed by their communities: