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Tips mention: Interview (1), ACT/SAT (34), Grades (41), Sports/Extracurriculars (15), College Essay (11)
Take lots of Ap and honors courses in highJun 29 2005Perfomance Arts
Take lots of Ap and honors courses in high school, they seem to respect this alot, and accept a great deal of ap scores.
SAT: 1180 Female
Average stats all around (3Mar 29 2005History/Histories (art history/etc.)
Average stats all around (3.0 GPA, 1270 SAT). Guys have it much easier due to the disproportionate ratio. Out-of-staters will also have a tougher time getting in. Overall, show some interest in the school (take the tour, talk about it in the essay), have above-average grades (3.0+ for guys, 3.5+ for girls) and write a decent essay and you should have a good chance.
SAT: 1270 Male
Being a well rounded student helps alot, and havingJan 23 2005Other
Being a well rounded student helps alot, and having good extracurriculars as well as grades. More competitive for girls than guys.
SAT: 1180 Female
Lots of extracurricular activities to get in if yourMay 19 2004Biology
lots of extracurricular activities to get in if your a freshman. they look at GPA more than SAT's. have good reccomendations and send a resume even though they don't ask for it - it'll make you look better. Transfer students have a much easier time getting in then freshman (that applys to all colleges though) and as long as you have a strong record from your college grades you'll be fine, they dont look at high school stuff as much if your a transfer. good luck getting in!
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I would seriously recommend looking at other universitiesApr 08 2004History/Histories (art history/etc.)
I would seriously recommend looking at other universities. My roommate says "RUN..."
SAT: 1290 Female
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