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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
SAT: 720 math
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What should I consider when choosing a college?

Hey guys! I'm a junior and I'm starting to think about where I want to apply to college. There are so many options, and I'm feeling a bit overwhelmed. What factors should I consider when choosing which colleges to apply to? How did you guys decide? Thanks for any advice or suggestions!

11 months ago

Hey there! It's great that you're starting to think about college early. When it comes to choosing colleges, there are several factors you should consider. Academics and majors offered are important, so make sure the schools you're looking at have programs that align with your interests and goals. Class size can also impact your learning experience, so consider whether you'd prefer a smaller, more intimate setting or a larger, more diverse environment.

Campus culture is another factor that can greatly affect your college experience. Do you want a more urban or rural campus? Are you interested in Greek life? Are there clubs and organizations that draw your attention? Visiting campuses can help you get a feel for the atmosphere.

Cost is another important consideration. Look into financial aid and scholarship opportunities at each school, and keep in mind that some schools may have lower tuition but offer less aid, while others may have higher tuition but offer more generous financial assistance.

Ultimately, it's about finding the right fit for you. Good luck on your search!

11 months ago

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