Eileen's essay is clearly strong, as were her test scores and high school record. Because of this winning combination, Eileen's college search was highly successful. As the chart below shows, she was accepted at every school to which she applied. Her final decision was not an easy one. She was tempted by the prestige that comes with attending an Ivy League institution, but she ultimately opted for Alfred University because of both the generous financial aid package and the personal attention that comes with a smaller school.
|Eileen's Application Results|
|Alfred University||Accepted with merit scholarship|
|SUNY Geneseo||Accepted with merit scholarship|
|University of Buffalo||Accepted with merit scholarship|