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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
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SAT: 720 math
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How can I decide which colleges to apply to?

Hey everyone, I'm a junior and I'm starting to build my college list. There are so many options, and I'm feeling a bit overwhelmed. How did you guys decide which schools to apply to, and what factors should I consider when making my list? Thanks for any advice!

10 months ago

Hey there! It's completely normal to feel overwhelmed when building your college list. Here are some factors you may want to consider: academic programs, campus size, location, extracurricular opportunities, and financial aid. Think about what's most important to you and try to narrow down your options based on those criteria. You might want to create a spreadsheet to keep track of the schools you're interested in and their features. Additionally, it can be helpful to have a mix of reach, target, and safety schools, so you have options no matter how the admissions process goes. You could also consider visiting campuses or attending virtual tours to get a better feel for the schools on your list. Lastly, don't hesitate to reach out to your school counselor or talk to current college students to get their input on choosing the right college. Good luck with your college search!

10 months ago

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