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How do I decide which college to attend if I get accepted to multiple schools?

Hello! I'm a junior and I'm curious about how to decide between colleges if I get accepted to multiple schools. What factors should I consider when making my decision? Thanks for any advice!

9 months ago

Hi there! It's great that you're thinking ahead about this decision. When it comes to deciding between colleges, there are several factors you might want to consider. First, think about the programs each school offers - is there a particular major or field of study you're interested in? If so, you'll want to choose a school with a strong program in that area. Additionally, consider the location of the schools. Do you prefer an urban, suburban, or rural setting? Think about how far away from home you'd like to be, as well as the overall climate of the area. Campus culture is another crucial aspect to consider. You'll be spending a lot of time on campus, so it's essential to find a place where you feel comfortable and can thrive academically and socially. Lastly, don't forget about the financial aspect! Compare the financial aid packages and overall costs of each school, and consider how much debt you're willing to take on. Remember, it's essential to visit the schools, if possible attend 'admitted students' days, to get a real feel for each campus. Good luck with your college search!

9 months ago

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