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Is it worth applying to colleges I'm not sure I'll attend?

Hey everyone, I'm a junior and I've been working on my college list. There are some colleges that I'm not completely sure about, but I'm considering applying to them anyway. Is it worth applying to colleges if I'm not certain I'll attend? Thanks for any help!

10 months ago

Hello! It's great that you're being proactive in building your college list. When it comes to applying to colleges that you're not entirely sure about, there are a few factors you should consider. First, think about the application fees. If the fees won't be a financial burden for you or your family, it might be worth applying to a few extra schools just to have more options. However, if the fees are a concern, you might want to be more selective with your choices. Second, consider the time and effort required to complete each application. Applying to a large number of schools can be time-consuming, so you'll want to make sure you can devote the necessary time to each application without sacrificing the quality of your work. Lastly, take some time to research each college and think about what aspects of the school you find appealing. If you can see yourself being happy and successful there, it may be worth applying. Ultimately, the decision is up to you, but don't be afraid to explore your options. Good luck with your college search and application process!

10 months ago

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