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Boston College vs Northwestern vs Wesleyan
My son got into his top 3 choices - Northwestern, BC, and Wesleyan. Financial aid was similar at all. He wants to have access to a city and a school with school spirit around sports, which puts NU and BC more in the lead. He's a laid back and somewhat shy kid, looking for a strong chemistry department, participation in intramural or club sports, interesting social life, and a place where he can make friends for life. He's not particularly interested in Greek life. Any thoughts from alums, parents of kids who go to these schools or current students at these schools on which might be a better fit?13 replies