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Elon University

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Tips mention: Interview (2), ACT/SAT (11), Grades (20), Sports/Extracurriculars (13), College Essay (12)
A stonge portfolio and the ability to add somethingNov 07 2003History/Histories (art history/etc.)
a stonge portfolio and the ability to add something to the school is really what admisions is looking for.
SAT: 1250 Male
Besides trying to get a good score on yourAug 30 2003English
Besides trying to get a good score on your SATs and having a good GPA, make sure you're part of some sports, clubs or activities. Elon is also a school that likes to see that a student has some volunteer work under his/her belt.

If you know what you plan to major in, make contact with the department head to introduce yourself and to ask any questions you might have. Then, when you write your application essay, mention that professor in your letter. Name dropping in this manner shows you have a real interest in the university and the program.
SAT: 1000 Female

Biggest Tip- please proofread your personal statementJun 23 2003English
Biggest Tip- please proofread your personal statement. I helped read them one year, and you would be shocked at the number of typos. And when something was incorrect, we threw those applications out.
ACT: 31 SAT: 1380 Female
I didnt have any problemsOct 23 2002English
i didnt have any problems....applied early decision and was accepted...very painless
SAT: 1150 Female
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