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Does Northwestern consider legacy?

Hey guys! I'm curious about whether Northwestern takes legacy into account for admissions. My sibling went there and I'm thinking of applying. Would having a sibling who attended help my chances? Thanks for any input!

6 months ago

Yes, Northwestern does consider legacy in their admissions process, although its impact may not be as significant as it is at some other universities. Having a sibling who attended Northwestern is likely to be seen as a positive factor on your application. However, it's important to remember that legacy is just one aspect of a holistic review process, and it doesn't guarantee admission.

While having a sibling who attended Northwestern may provide a slight advantage in the admissions process, it's crucial to ensure that the rest of your application is strong and compelling to increase your overall chances of admission. Best of luck with your application!

6 months ago

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