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Students shouldn't indicate that they are applying for aid on the admission application.

Fact: A student's decision to apply for financial aid does not impact his or her chances of admission. In fact, it's a good idea to indicate that you're applying for aid on the admission application; that way, the college can open a financial aid file for you and begin tracking the related forms.

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