Bolivian math major aiming for Ivies





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Discus: What Are My Chances?: December 2002 Archive: Bolivian math major aiming for Ivies
By Wanksta33 (Wanksta33) on Thursday, December 26, 2002 - 06:11 pm: Edit

Wondering if Harvard or MIT would admit these stats:

SATs: 800 Math, 770 Verbal
SATIIs: 800 Math IIC, 800 Physics, 710 Writing
AP: 5 Calc BC, 5 US History, 5 Physics B, 5 Biology, 3 Modern Europe, 4 more coming this year

GPA: 4.00/4.33, top 10% but unranked class
Heaviest schedule in class

$3000 in high school scholarships for mathematics
96th in midwest in tennis ; 1st/2nd singles, co-captain for school
National Merit Semifinalist
A in Economics class taken at Harvard Summer School
Holocaust Museum Tour Guide/ English Teacher for spanish immigrants
qualified for AIME and state math competitions
4th in state in Spanish High School examination
Chess Club Pres / Math Club / etc.
Spanish Honors Society ; nice recs, essays, etc.

Is there something I can fix? Please comment.

By Bea420 on Thursday, December 26, 2002 - 06:37 pm: Edit

If you got into the summer school, I'm sure you'll get into the college!

By Wanksta33 (Wanksta33) on Thursday, December 26, 2002 - 07:37 pm: Edit

If only that were the case...Harvard summer school fills its classes with people willing to pay a lot. But not everyone gets A's in their classes, though.

By bump on Monday, December 30, 2002 - 09:52 pm: Edit

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