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Odds of Getting Caught Sending Fake Admissions Credentials?

Question: I am an international student. My friend has manipulated his transcript and has got the stamp and signatures of the principal. He has created a fake counselor ID extremely similar to the one used at school, fake letters of rec with stamp. The documents are exactly the same as the originals (with fake grades obviously ). He wants to apply to Ivies. UIUC. UC. Purdue. Georgia tech, Stanford, MIT .

Provided he gets SAT scores to match his marks and letters of rec, what are the chances he gets caught cheating?

In the bad-ideas Olympics, this gambit wins a gold medal. Aside from the boatload of lousy karma that your “friend” would invite with a stunt like this, the odds of getting caught are astronomical.

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