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suggestions about safeties?


Replies to: suggestions about safeties?

  • RfernsRferns Registered User Posts: 291 Junior Member
    Oh, I just realized how mean I sounded. That is not at all my intent; I just want to be brutally honest.
  • cptofthehousecptofthehouse Registered User Posts: 27,927 Senior Member
    Being brutally honest, it does not hurt to apply to any number of reach schools as long as you have at least one school that is sure to take you that you like. With a number of likely schools on your list, you are fine to apply whereever.
  • 2collegewego2collegewego Registered User Posts: 2,710 Senior Member
    I just want to second Case and Lehigh.

    You haven't mentioned money but Case Western is usually good about merit; need may be quite loan-heavy but if you need merit, Case is a good option.

    Lehigh sounds like it's a bit more in line with what you would like.
  • EMM1EMM1 Registered User Posts: 2,583 Senior Member
    I normally don't comment on these kinds of threads, but unless you get "Tufts syndromed", you already have one stone, cold lock on your list as a match--Villanova, where the average SAT score is 200 points below you.
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