What are my chances at the Ivys, Stanford, MIT etc.?

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By Kb2005 (Kb2005) on Sunday, January 18, 2004 - 04:32 pm: Edit

I'm a junior from a small, private school in Memphis and I was wondering what my chances are in the Ivys and stanford and MIT... (and what are good safety schools?)
Please take a look at my stats and let me know what you think. :)

SAT M - 800
SAT V - 800
Chemistry - 770
Math IIC - 760
GPA - 4.0 (unweighted)
Class Rank - 1/55

research internship, work at math and reading center, int'l club founder and president - (sponsoring a school in India), newspaper editor, student council sec., knowledge bowl, tennis #1 and capt. (been playing since i was 8), write for online newspaper, national history fair for 2 years (made a documentary on child labor), piano

(basic honors societies - cum laude, NHS, Nat'l French Honors Society, Mu Alpha Theta, Who's Who etc.)

Thank you!

By Manowar (Manowar) on Sunday, January 18, 2004 - 11:02 pm: Edit

You look like a pretty strong applicant who stands out with those unusual EC's. However, ivy admissions aren't very predictable. I'd say you have a pretty good chance. I hope you get in.

By Succor101 (Succor101) on Monday, January 19, 2004 - 12:01 pm: Edit

safeties: rice, harvey mudd, pomona, Uchicago...

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