|By Tommyy (Tommyy) on Tuesday, March 25, 2003 - 05:37 pm: Edit|
I have pretty good stats, high sats, gpa, good ecs... and probably have a shot at most top 25 schools...
However, I was suspended in middle school for a fight. I it was an isolated incident; friend made some comments to me about a girl i liked, and i punched him. We were both suspended. I never been in trouble before and I have never recieved any sort of diciplinary action in high school... will this one incident hurt my otherwise good chances at Penn, Yale, Stanford, Northwestern, Berkeley etc.? Pleast help!!!
|By Incognito (Incognito) on Tuesday, March 25, 2003 - 05:40 pm: Edit|
see my post under your other thread, Tom
|By Cookie (Cookie) on Tuesday, March 25, 2003 - 05:51 pm: Edit|
Midddle school doesn't count.
|By Tommyy (Tommyy) on Tuesday, March 25, 2003 - 06:09 pm: Edit|
A few schools,(caltech) specifically asks "Were you suspended from any school."
But most, like MIT and Yale, ask "Were you ever suspended, dismissed etc." So would a "no" answer be ok?
|By Tommyy (Tommyy) on Thursday, March 27, 2003 - 06:08 pm: Edit|
|By Cruelfate (Cruelfate) on Thursday, March 27, 2003 - 06:12 pm: Edit|
why don't you call the admission offices and ask? They will surely give you better information than we can...
|By Cornellian07 (Cornellian07) on Thursday, March 27, 2003 - 06:37 pm: Edit|
When they say any school, they mean any high school. You can say no. Your middle school stuff doesn't go on your permanent record.
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