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Are there any benefits to applying to college Early Action?

Hey guys, I'm a junior and I'm considering applying to some colleges Early Action. Are there any benefits to doing so, like better chances of acceptance or financial aid? Would love to hear your thoughts. Thanks in advance!

10 months ago

Hi there! My child applied to a few colleges Early Action last year, and I think there are definitely some benefits to it. First, applying Early Action can show that you're really interested in a particular school, which can be a plus in the eyes of the admissions officers. Second, you'll get an admissions decision earlier than those who apply Regular Decision, which can be a relief and allow you to plan better. Keep in mind that Early Action is generally non-binding, so you'll still have time to compare financial aid offers and make a final decision. However, it's important to note that the acceptance rates for Early Action may vary depending on the school, and some colleges might not offer better chances of acceptance or financial aid for Early Action applicants. In any case, it's a good idea to research each school's policies and weigh the pros and cons. Best of luck with your college applications!

10 months ago

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