Full Time Cat, It looks like you’re at Dartmouth. What fun! I also went to Dartmouth. How is it now?
All the hubbub over admissions rates is overblown. The reality is doing stuff after college, like getting a plum position, managing a successful company, designing a killer app, coming out with a movie, publishing a book, etc. are far more difficult, the odds far less, the reasons far more mysterious and unfair than admission to any school.