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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
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SAT: 720 math
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800
| 800 verbal
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How do you choose which college is right for you?

Hey there! I've been researching colleges and I'm feeling a bit overwhelmed with all the options. How did you guys decide which college was the right fit for you? Any advice would be super helpful!

11 months ago

Hi! I can understand how overwhelming the college search can be. When my child was going through the process, we considered a few key factors that helped narrow down the choices. First, think about the type of environment you'd prefer - urban, suburban, or rural. Next, consider the size of the school – do you want a large university or a smaller college? The size can impact the class sizes and the overall campus experience. Then, research the majors and programs offered, making sure they align with your academic interests and career goals. It's also important to consider the college's culture, extracurricular activities, and support services to ensure it will be a good fit for your personality and needs. Finally, don't forget to factor in the cost and financial aid options. You can use net price calculators on college websites to get an estimate of how much you'd actually pay after scholarships and grants. Visit the campuses, attend open houses, and talk to current students to get a feel for each school. Good luck with your search!

11 months ago

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