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Students who got into COLORADO-Boulder:

Tips mention: Interview (18), ACT/SAT (21), Grades (28), Sports/Extracurriculars (9), College Essay (10)
It wasn't terribly hardJul 20 2007English
It wasn't terribly hard. I got good grades in high school.
Female
It is important to get decent grades in highMay 13 2007Journalism
It is important to get decent grades in high school, above a 3.3. Also important to take both ACT and SAT and perform moderatly well. Show interest in extra curricular activities. The normal college things.
ACT: 28 SAT: 1250 Female
CakewalkApr 26 2007Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc
Cakewalk.

Transfered from out-of-state community college with >3.5 GPA. Nearly failed out of high school (transcript was required, apparently no one cared). No essay, 1 solid letter of rec. In like Flynn within four weeks of mailing application. If you are out-of-state and not a complete moron, they will want your money. No worries.
Male

3.7 High School GPA, Average on ACTNov 29 2006Other
3.7 High School GPA, Average on ACT. Wrote A Well Written Essay. But this school loves money! so if you have a way to pay and pay fast. then you're in no problem. it's really easy to get in.
ACT: 19 Male
I filled out the application and worked on myMay 05 2006Psychology
I filled out the application and worked on my essay for months. As with most 'good' schools, the essay is key.
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