Tiago Splitter wrote:ED to NU will be a waste if they keep the full ride on the table for ED admits. If you want NU just apply RD everywhere and be ready to change your app to UVA to ED if things move against you. Also, this:IAFG wrote:Schools rationally shouldn't care about scores over the 75th, but they sure seem to.
Although yield protection at some schools flips this theory on its head. Look at the LSN graph for Penn.
My concern with this is that UVA will ding me before NU responds RD, in which case I'm not sure if I could request a reevaluation under ED, I've heard conflicting stories. I could RD everywhere day one, then wait to hear from NU before EDing UVA, but I'm not sure the ED would have the same impact later in the cycle as a day one ED application...