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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
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SAT: 720 math
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| 800 verbal
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How do I decide if Early Decision is right for me?

Hey! I'm a junior, and I've been hearing a lot about Early Decision and how it can improve your chances of getting into your dream school. I'm not sure if it's the right choice for me, though. What factors should I consider when deciding whether or not to apply Early Decision? Thanks for your help!

10 months ago

Hello! It's great that you're considering your options for college applications. Early Decision can be a good choice for some students, but it's important to weigh the pros and cons. First, ask yourself if you have a clear top-choice school. Early Decision is a binding commitment, so you should be absolutely sure that this is the school you want to attend if you're admitted. Next, consider your academic and extracurricular profile. Do you feel confident that you'll be a strong candidate by the Early Decision deadline? If you think your senior year will significantly improve your application, then you might want to wait for Regular Decision. Lastly, consider the financial aspect. Early Decision doesn't always offer the same financial aid opportunities as Regular Decision, so if affordability is a significant concern, think carefully before committing. I hope this helps you in making your decision! Good luck!

10 months ago

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