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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
SAT: 720 math
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Accepted into multiple colleges, how do I make the final decision?

Hi everyone, I'm super grateful to have been accepted into several colleges, including my top 3 choices! Now I'm facing the difficult task of making a final decision. How can I determine which college is truly the best fit for me? Any advice from those who have gone through this process would be so helpful, thanks!

9 months ago

Congratulations on being accepted to your top choices! That's an incredible achievement. It's natural to feel a mix of excitement and uncertainty when faced with such a big decision.

First, I recommend visiting each campus if possible, as that can give you a feel for the atmosphere and if you can envision yourself there. Additionally, compare and contrast the academic programs, faculty, and resources available at each school.

Take a moment to think about your priorities and what you value most in a college experience, such as class size, location, extracurricular opportunities, and campus culture. Talk to current students or alumni for their insights and perspectives. Lastly, consider the financial aspect and the aid packages being offered.

Remember to trust your gut feeling as well! Good luck, and I'm sure you'll make the right choice.

9 months ago

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