Chances at Princeton?

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By Laker on Saturday, December 21, 2002 - 10:04 pm: Edit

Princeton is my #1 choice... Engineering...

800 Math
730 Verbal

760 Math IIC
790 Writing
760 Physics

National merit semi-finalist (finalist pending)

Ranked 10/950

Took BC Calc as Junior at got a 5 on the AP,
4 APs last year (got 4s and 5s)
5 APs this year

Quiz Bowl team for 5 years (since 8th grade) co-captain, 3 time national qualifier

4 year member of youth group, North-Texas Oklahoma Regional President, travelled to Washington DC, Pennsylvania, and NY as a result

Hugh O'Brian leadership Award Winner

Junior Statesmen Summer School at Princeton '01

Sunday School teacher

those are the most significant things, I think i have a decent shot although i still think it will take a lot. Any feedback is greatly appreciated.

By ... on Saturday, December 21, 2002 - 10:11 pm: Edit

80 percent ED
60 percent RD

By Ibd (Ibd) on Saturday, December 21, 2002 - 10:13 pm: Edit

Are you adam laker?

By adam laker is a homo on Saturday, December 21, 2002 - 10:19 pm: Edit

yep lol

By Hopeful (Hopeful) on Sunday, December 22, 2002 - 06:07 pm: Edit

wow...i feel stupid now for applying to princeton...but anyways ur test scores r pretty amazing. only thing is do u have any sports? i think u have a pretty good chance as long as u write essays that make urself stand out, 'cause although ur very good in academics there r thousands of applicants just like u, if not better. u have to make urself stand out

By Thillai Sekar on Sunday, December 22, 2002 - 07:25 pm: Edit

well, buddy, ur the same as me. 1520 sat, 760, 760 math/verbal. 800 Writing, 750 Math IIc, 730 Physics. AP CALC junior year. I got deferred. Is there no justice in this world?

By Crombie29 (Crombie29) on Sunday, December 22, 2002 - 08:27 pm: Edit

My friend got a 1370 sat 1, 790 us history sat 2, 670 writing sat 2, student body president, basketball team, a couple other minor things, and he was accepted to Princeton. This shows that you can get into princeton even if you didnt break the 1400's. Don't give up!

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