Are Ivies Really Test-Optional for International Applicants?
I have a question about test-optional admissions. I am in South Korea and will be applying to a few Ivies this fall that have dropped the SAT/ACT requirement. Will colleges expect international applicants to submit test scores even though the schools are test-optional? Where I am, COVID is not a big issue so I could take tests but I prefer not to because my previous scores weren't good and I am not a good test taker. So basically, what will colleges think of international applicants who don't submit test scores? Will it be a problem?