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Is it a bad idea to apply to multiple Ivy League schools?

Hi all, I'm a junior and I've been considering applying to multiple Ivy League schools. I've heard that this can hurt your chances of getting into any of them. Is this true? Any advice would be helpful!

9 months ago

Hi there! It's great to hear that you're considering Ivy League schools for your college applications. In my experience, applying to multiple Ivy League schools shouldn't hurt your chances at any of them. Each school has its own unique set of criteria for admissions, and they don't generally penalize students for showing interest in other prestigious institutions. It's important to remember that you should apply to a variety of schools, not just Ivy Leagues, as having a balanced list will give you the best chance of finding a school that suits your needs and preferences. Make sure you're also looking into other top-tier schools, liberal arts colleges, and state universities that offer strong programs in your areas of interest. Ultimately, it's about finding the right fit for you, and that might include a mix of Ivy League and non-Ivy League schools. So, don't worry too much about applying to multiple Ivies, but focus on creating a well-rounded list of colleges that align with your goals and interests. Best of luck in your college search!

9 months ago

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