Preparing for College

Will NOT Visiting Campus Hurt Early Decision Chances at Northwestern?

Question: Would not visiting the Northwestern campus hurt my chances at ED? I live in New York.

Visiting a college campus … especially a distant one … can certainly be one way to show a candidate’s interest. But that doesn’t mean that a candidate who can’t visit isn’t interested. In fact, there’s really no better way to “demonstrate interest” than to apply via a binding Early Decision program. You’ve got to like a place if you’re swearing to enroll if admitted, right?

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