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Discus: What Are My Chances?: January 2003 Archive: Umich, nwestern, uva, cornell, penn,
By ;lkj;asdjlasjd on Saturday, January 04, 2003 - 07:40 pm: Edit

if you got into any of these schools already, and youre not 1600/4.0 etc, please post your stats. thanks

By Spark on Saturday, January 04, 2003 - 08:22 pm: Edit

Sure...I was accepted Early Decision into the Wharton School at Penn.

SAT I: 1410 (750v, 660m) SAT II 680- Math 1c, 750 - Writing, 710-Spanish, 670- Literature
My GPA is a 4.3/3.8 and I'm ranked 1/~20 at a Charter School in Northern California.

EC's: Did Varsity Crew for 2 years, placed 3rd in state last season. President of CSF (California Scholarship Federation), President Spanish Club, Spent second semester of my Sophomore year abroad in Spain, Varsity tennis 2 years. Summer before Junior year had a part time job at a family resources center and the summer before senior year I had an internship at Oracle Corp.

I wrote my Personal Statement on my Semester abroad and I had a great interview. In addition, I was accepted early action at Georgetown and deferred EA from Harvard.

By cornell on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 12:13 am: Edit

i got into cornell early

By jack mehoff on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 01:30 am: Edit

what were your stats, cornell

By Pennster (Pennster) on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 05:17 am: Edit

Made it into Penn Engineering...
GPA 4.63W 3.95U
1580 SATI (800M/780V)
800 SATII Mathematics IIC
780 SATII Mathematics IC
800 SATII Chemistry
800 SATII Physics
700 SATII Writing
AP Physics(5), AP Chemistry(5), AP U.S. History(4)
ExtraCurr: Varsity Football (3 years), Varsity Swimming (2 years), NHS VP of Activities, JETS, Academic Decathalon, Internship at a startup eCommerce company, Key Club President, etc.

By Cornellian (Cornellian) on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 05:36 am: Edit

Accepted to Cornell
SAT I: 1320 (700M/620V)
SAT II Writing: 670
SAT II Math IC: 750
SAT II US History: 690
GPA: 4.121

EC's: 2 years of football, 3 years cross country, summer internship @ a national lab, work for petco, honor roll, National Youth Leadership Forum, and some clubs. GO BIG RED!

By Regulus (Regulus) on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 05:37 am: Edit

Accepted into the school of Engineering and Applied Sciences:
4.274 GPA (1st Decile, school doesn't rank)
1470 SATI (800M/670V)
770 SATII Mathematics IC
760 SATII Chemistry
640 SATII Writing
720 SATII Biology
AP Computer Science A - 3
AP U.S. History - 4
AP Chemistry - 4
ECs: 3 years Varsity Track (team captain, team webmaster, EBAL finalist), coached a middle school track team, a year of football, summer computer science internship, President of Junior Engineering Technical Society, NHS Webmaster, CSF, Key Club, InterAct, Vice President of Computer Club, my own website design company, lots of tutoring in multiple subjects, People's Association for Community Efforts webmaster, Town Council, G.A.T.E. webmaster, American Legion's 2002 Boy's State Competition finalist, Regional Science Bowl team V.I.P, etc.
Unorthodox essays, excellent counselor and teacher recs.

By Upennquaker (Upennquaker) on Tuesday, January 07, 2003 - 09:26 pm: Edit

I got accepted into Wharton School at Penn early decision
SAT I 1530
Math 800
Verbal 730
SAT II Math IIC 760
SAT II Writing IIC 670
SAT II US History 740
SAT II Biology M 720
AP Calculus AB, BC 5,5
AP US history 5
AP Biology 5
AP Chemistry 3
AP European History 3
EC: 3 years of Marching band and concert band, Eagle Scout, CSF, Investment club, Hunger action club Vice president, Kiwins

By cornell on Tuesday, January 07, 2003 - 09:37 pm: Edit

I posted a little earlier and someone asked me to post me stats...
I got into Cornell engineering

SAT's: 1420... 800 math, 620 verbal

Math 2C: 800
Physics: 760
Writing: 690

GPA: 3.7 (unweighted, our school doesn't weight)

-Fall and spring Crew, grades 10-12 and a co-captain senior year.
-Band since 5th grade- trombone
-School bowling team grades 10-12
-CTY Summer program (Center for Talented Youth) for 5 years
-National Honors Society member
-Member of USY (United Synagogue Youth), a jewish youth group.
-Had a job this summer as a cashier
-I also was involved in a good amount of volunteer work
-Other EC's which I don't feel like listing

Decent essays
Great recommendations

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