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Is something wrong with me for not wanting to go to Michigan?
Michigan was one of my top schools when I was applying for college. I ended up getting into Michigan early action and went on a campus day in January. I had a bad gut feeling the entire time, the very first second I even got to the hotel, and really just hated the entire tour. When we got home, my parents were super excited and were basically like “why would you not want to go there it’s amazing!” Now, I am in a fortunate position and my parents will pay for my undergraduate education anywhere I go. However, I was admitted to other great schools and it seems like my family just doesn’t want me to go anywhere but Michigan. I keep hyping it up in my mind because I’ve worked incredibly hard to go to a top school, but then I remember how much I disliked it when i visited. I still haven’t heard back from Georgetown or USC (my top 2 schools) but if I don’t get into those, do I suck it up and try Michigan out for a year? Or would that be a giant mistake?140 replies
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