The reality of Ivy need-based financial aid is that many families lay out less *overall* for the Ivy education than they would if Junior got a scholarship at a lot of P5 schools.
No. We are talking about distance runners from an area where most families earn $200k. Yale doesn't give discounts if you earn $200k in LA and have a 1 bedroom apt or you earn $200k in rural Alabama and have a mansion. 50% of Yale students get no discount. None.