aladdinismyprince wrote:Penn and Boalt are at the same level as Michigan. Michigan might even be more nationally recognizable than these schools since there is no major market nearby)
Agree with everything except the bolded statement.
aladdinismyprince wrote:Basically, this question is should I go to Michigan (T14) over a full ride at any school outside of the T14 (schools probably 30 or below in the rankings)?
Depends on your career objectives & location preferences. Did you apply to Wash U? They give pretty generous scholarships and are probably worth considering if you're okay with practicing in the St. Louis area.