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Mixed race?

barcelonagirl95barcelonagirl95 Posts: 7Registered User New Member
edited March 2012 in Prep School Admissions
I have a friend who is looking into boarding school next year, and she has a question about race. She is mixed race--two minorities, Asian and Middle Eastern--but you probably wouldn't be able to tell if you didn't know. From my understanding, both races, especially Asian, are overrepresented. How will that affect her?
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Replies to: Mixed race?

  • ExieMITAlumExieMITAlum Posts: 2,367. Senior Member
    It won't. People worry too much about race in admissions. What will impact her most is how well her applications fits the school's needs. A lot of Asians are turned down, but then again, a lot are admitted.

    She should focus on being herself.
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