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"Level" on online applications? Accept, Prefer, Require?

Pam Beesly

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"Level" on online applications? Accept, Prefer, Require?
« on: October 28, 2007, 09:59:06 PM »
Before anybody jumps all over me: 1) yes, I did try to research this and couldn't find anything 2) yes, I already tried to post this, so it may be redundant, but I can't find the original post, so if this annoys you, sorry.
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Can anyone tell me what the "Level" right by the Application, Deadline, Status means on the individual school links, right after clicking on a particular school right after the long list of schools? I haven't submitted anything yet, but a lot of mine say Accept or Prefer and a few say Require. Only Harvard, Yale and Notre Dame say Require and all the schools that have offered me fee waivers say Accept. Any thoughts?

Also, I was wondering about the probabilities of acceptance to schools I've received fee waivers from. Is there any correlation there? If you've received a fee waiver does that mean you have a very high/almost guaranteed acceptance there?

Thanks in advance!

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Re: "Level" on online applications? Accept, Prefer, Require?
« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2007, 04:55:48 AM »
Accept, Prefer and Require all sound pretty self-explanatory to me.