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Does Single-Choice EA Preclude Fall Regular-Decision Application?

Question: I plan to apply to Yale, my number-one college, via Single-Choice Early Action, but--in the meantime--I'd like to also apply to my safety school, which has Rolling Admission. Can I do that under the Yale Single-Choice EA rules? Is Early Action a wise move?

Yale does not put any restrictions on regular-decision applications, but by applying to Yale via Single-Choice Early Action, you must sign a statement saying that you are not applying to any other institutions using an Early Action or Early Decision option.

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