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If I could change one thing....


Replies to: If I could change one thing....

  • GMKoonGMKoon Registered User Posts: 357 Member
    Would've began studying for the SAT sophomore year instead of mid-junior year.
  • LexRexLexRex Registered User Posts: 53 Junior Member
    I wouldn't have applied early decision. The school I'm going to is the right fit for me, but I got into a more prestigious school that I was certain I wouldn't get into. Now I'm always going to be wondering what it'd be like to have gone there. I think I'd have ended up choosing my ED school anyway, but it bothers me knowing that I gave up the option to choose, even though I was so certain about it when I applied.
  • HRSMomHRSMom Registered User Posts: 3,512 Senior Member
    I think my S would have done ED Cornell rather than Duke...he had a good shot at Cornell ED...Duke, even he agrees they were never looking for him.
  • slvd09slvd09 Registered User Posts: 28 New Member
    Would've started my supplements for RD schools much earlier, as I ended up getting deferred haha. That, and would have probably gone early for another school instead...
  • Orioles13Orioles13 Registered User Posts: 74 Junior Member
    Id change my decision of attending a less prestigious college over a more prestigious one just because I though that it was much easier getting a high GPA at a lesser college.
  • FejiroFejiro Registered User Posts: 31 Junior Member
    I wish i could change my grades definitely
  • techmom99techmom99 Registered User Posts: 898 Member
    I would have been the mother that forced her kids to study every weekend instead of letting them captain their own ships, no matter how much they hated me for it. My friend was that mother and her kids are both launched and successful and are even dating nice, successful people. My children, although I adore them, are lazy.
  • momocarlymomocarly Registered User Posts: 10 New Member
    Do more community service earlier than my Sr. year. Not get into trouble for something stupid that kept me out of National Honor Society.
  • astrophysicistxastrophysicistx Registered User Posts: 33 Junior Member
    Would've done REA or ED!!!!
  • CathJRCathJR Registered User Posts: 255 Junior Member
    I would have applied myself more because I know I could have. I would have put myself out there more, not just to participate in more for EC's, but just for my own experience.
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