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Could NOT applying for financial aid hurt your chances?

supsup Registered User Posts: 1,322 Senior Member
edited December 2007 in College Admissions
Would it be harder to get in (even slightly) at need-blind schools where not applying for financial aid would show that you are rich and lead admissions officers to think your life is easier than those who come from less affluent families? What if I check the box saying I will apply for financial aid but don't?
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