Two high school seniors accepted to all 8 Ivy League Schools

What must it be like to have eight of the finest institutions in the world clamoring for you to continue your education inside their hallowed halls? That's the question at least two high school seniors are trying to figure out this spring.

Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Columbia, Brown, Penn, Dartmouth and Cornell. The Ivy League schools typically accept no more than 14 percent of all applicants. A New York student and Minnesota student were both accepted by all of them.

Harold Ekeh is 17 years old and the New York City high school student was accepted last week to all eight. He told the New York Post his success is credited to his parents

"My parents' hard work, and my hard work finally paid off."

Ekeh's family moved from Nigeria when he was 8 years old to give their kids opportunities they would otherwise not have been able to access. After receiving all eight acceptance letters, he said he's leaning Yale.

And he may run into Munira Khalif. The senior at Mounds Park Academy in Minneapolis also received acceptance letters to the eight prestigious schools, she told FOX 2 sister station FOX 9 in Minneapolis.

"The best part for me was being able to call family members on the phone and to hear their excitement. This was truly a blessing from God." 

As if those eight weren't enough, she also got into Stanford, Georgetown, and Minnesota.

Khalif said she has yet to decide which school to attend, and plans to make a few more campus visits before making her final decision by May 1. She plans to major in political science and continue working to make a positive impact on the world through public service.

Ekeh told FOX News his ultimate goal is to become a neurosurgeon and work on curing Alzheimer's, a disease that befell his grandmother.
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