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Where else are you applying or have gotten in?

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Replies to: Where else are you applying or have gotten in?

  • elieli Registered User Posts: 289 Junior Member
    In early action or rolling:
    Notre Dame, BC, Michigan.
    Waiting to hear regular decision:
    UVA, Yale, Northwestern, Middelbury, Davidson.
  • amnesiaamnesia Registered User Posts: 2,153 Senior Member
    wow you guys apply to a bunch of places . :p

    i capped at 5
  • thrills4everthrills4ever Registered User Posts: 813 Member
    same here amnesia. Well for me only like 3. CU, JMU, Vtech are like givens.
  • amnesiaamnesia Registered User Posts: 2,153 Senior Member
    that's cool. it seems like everyone here is ivy material, anyway...
  • jags86jags86 . Posts: 504 Member
    no one here may be applying to bc...however they got like 26000 applications this year (about 10000 more than uva gets...). however...i've said it before and i'll say it again...why? its disproportionately hard to get into for what it is. if you can get into bc - you most probably can get into a better school. ive been there several times - theres nothing particularly unique or special about it.
  • elieli Registered User Posts: 289 Junior Member
    See my earlier post above. My son applied to BC this year and, so far, has been accepted there as well as Notre Dame and Michigan - and has a number of other good schools pending regular decision. He visited BC and liked it a lot.
  • elieli Registered User Posts: 289 Junior Member
    PS - an addendum. My son's private college counsellor, one of the best in our area, says that BC is rapidly rising, in part because of being next to Boston, and that it should prove as difficult as Notre Dame to get into this year for kids in our local schools. She likes it a lot and counselled my son that, if he preferred it, he would not be making a mistake to go there instead of some of the more prestigious schools on his list.
  • ElPadrinoElPadrino Registered User Posts: 97 Junior Member
    West Point (early conditional acceptance but medical disqualification)
    Duke
    Washington University in St. Louis
    Emory
    UVA
    U Richmond
    U Rochester
    GW
    Wake Forest
  • worldshopperworldshopper Registered User Posts: 1,141 Senior Member
    Princeton (deferred ED)
    Cornell
    UVA
    William & Mary
    University of Richmond
  • Bklyn2CornellBklyn2Cornell Registered User Posts: 1,062 Senior Member
    Cornell (deferred ED)
    UVA (likely letter)
    Georgetown
    Tufts
    Johns Hopkins
    Brandeis
    Univ of Rochester
    Boston U
    NYU
    Univ of Maryland Honors (accepted)
    GWU
  • CC AdminCC Admin Administrator Posts: 32,430 Senior Member
    what's up with people getting rejected/deferred from Cornell ED and then getting likely letters from UVa? I would have thought the admissions for those schools would be very similar.
  • jags86jags86 . Posts: 504 Member
    depends - most oos people who can get into 1 can get into the other. instaters who can get into uva are not neccessarily at the same admissions level. and also - remember - its always a crap shoot with either school.
  • thrills4everthrills4ever Registered User Posts: 813 Member
    does uva have regional reps?? Im trying to contact a dean at uva who would be able to check if my extras were recieved and are in my file.
  • bgrill27bgrill27 Registered User Posts: 358 Member
    I applied to:

    Princeton
    Duke
    UVA
    Vanderbilt
    Miami of OH
    Vermont
  • zoom1017zoom1017 Registered User Posts: 47 Junior Member
    Wake Forest
    UVA
    UNC-CH
    Emory
    Miami OH (Accepted)
    Ohio State (Accepted - Honors Program)
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