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Hey TSA employees, when you open someone's luggage you are not only supposed to put a note in there that says you did, you are supposed to put the TSA lock that costs a lot of money back on the luggage. This is not the first time you've done this. It's rather annoying.
The OP appears to have a URM hook, and has strong stats which are positive and in their favor. That said, as others have pointed out, all of these are reach schools with low admission rates and each are independent of the other so the chances of getting into one does not affect chance of getting into any other.
If you are from the NE, IMO schools like college of Charleston or Elon are more likely to be diverse and more comfortable than a North Carolina state school like Wilmington. I don't consider them all equal. Others may disagree but that's my opinion on several levels.
Looks like you have to drink like a fish to make that package worthwhile. We are not buying it. You have to pay like $57 each day, and several of the days you'll be in port. Does not look worth it. That said, we did buy the 12 pack of bottled water to be in the room so we can take them into town/on excursions and have on the boat. The 12pack was only $6.90.