WashU and U Chicago do NOT need the donations. Take your SO out to dinner instead.Thank you for your advice!
I have Tulane, St. Louis, Georgetown, and Temple on my list. I have some reaches (Tufts, Emory, WashU (It's my undergrad so I figured why not), Rochester, and UChicago), and other schools (Penn State, Loyola). I was thinking of adding 4 more schools because of finances, but can probably squeeze in a 5th one. I was thinking:
Is this an okay/good list? I'm a little nervous about a number of people applying to low-yield schools, so I don't want to apply to too many of them