International - Bad Student (?) please critique





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Discus: What Are My Chances?: January 2004 Archive: International - Bad Student (?) please critique
By H311r41s3r (H311r41s3r) on Sunday, January 18, 2004 - 06:33 pm: Edit

So look.. i am a cyrpiot and in high school
i didnt give a **** about classes i only cared about my GCE's and guitar.
results:

GPA: approx 3.4 u/w
A in GCE Maths, B in physics
1300 sat (620v,680m)
800 math satII
780 phys satII
680 writing SATII.

applied to

Stanford
USC
UCBerk
UCLA
NYU
Columbia

Open to opinions please!

By Shahab (Shahab) on Sunday, January 18, 2004 - 07:05 pm: Edit

hmm interesting situation. I would say your sat's and your gpas are pretty weak for most of the schools you are applying to, but your Sat2's are surprisingly strong. Id say NYU is an in, UCLA too and USC. the rest seem like reaches.

By Foreignboy (Foreignboy) on Sunday, January 18, 2004 - 07:45 pm: Edit

What about the other GCEs?

By H311r41s3r (H311r41s3r) on Tuesday, January 20, 2004 - 07:00 am: Edit

what other gce's?

i went to public school and did
gce courses in the afternoon

so i only did physics and math at a-level
and i passed english o-levels a long time ago with an A

thnx for the help btw.

what about these two
U Michigan @ Ann Arbor and UTex @ Austin


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