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Are Home-Schoolers on Equal Footing With High-Schoolers in Ivy League Applicant Pools?

Question: I have been homeschooling and I am about to enter high school. I want to know if a student who was home-schooled throughout high school and took AP courses and had many ECs and volunteer work would be at an equal advantage as someone who attended a private school? Does it matter what high school I attend? Will universities (Yale is the university I am concerned with) judge on that?

There is already a lot of advice for home-schooled students on College Confidential and in "Ask the Dean" as well.

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