Chances at columbia, nyu, cooper union, and cornell





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Discus: What Are My Chances?: March 2003 Archive: Chances at columbia, nyu, cooper union, and cornell
By Agentx004 (Agentx004) on Sunday, March 02, 2003 - 06:04 pm: Edit

SAT1-1440 (V 740 M 700)
SAT11- bio 730, math ic 710, writing 700

AP's - bio 4, euro his 4, english 4, psychology 3
GPA - 94.9 (95.2 weighted) RANK- 7/350

COURSES - did science research classes for 4 years, studied art for 2 years, took accelerated classes in 8th grade so i earned sophmore status in 9th grade. also took some other interesting classes like film, asian literature, journalism, and photograpy.

EC's - School newspaper for 3 years, editor for senior year. Key club, helping the elderly at nursing homes. also tutored kids in math for the regents exams.helped people cope after 9/11 throught a hotline. started food drive for the homeless and did lots of other community projects. Web design club - designed the school's website and maintained it for 3 years.

Finalist at queens college science fair. winner at my school's science fair. poetry was published in anthologies and i've won essay contests, including a state wide one for new york.

my regents scores are all well into the 90's except for earth science regents which i took in the 8th grade and got a 79 :(

i just need an idea what to write about for my essay :( please help.

By Agentx004 (Agentx004) on Sunday, March 02, 2003 - 06:07 pm: Edit

forgot to mention hospital interniship for 4 years and i've designed websites for an actress, and a company. and does doing school service help?

By Agentx004 (Agentx004) on Sunday, March 02, 2003 - 07:41 pm: Edit

someone please help lol

By Incognito (Incognito) on Sunday, March 02, 2003 - 07:50 pm: Edit

"my regents scores are all well into the 90's except for earth science regents which i took in the 8th grade and got a 79"

New Yorker, ay? Well have not a fear: colleges rarely consider regents exam grades very seriously (esp when you took the test while still in mid school)

By Agentx004 (Agentx004) on Sunday, March 02, 2003 - 08:23 pm: Edit

thank god!!! god bless you!!!!

By Agentx004 (Agentx004) on Monday, March 03, 2003 - 05:37 pm: Edit

can anyone evaluate my chances of beign admitted please?

By Agentx004 (Agentx004) on Monday, March 03, 2003 - 05:38 pm: Edit

*being (i know how you all like to correct errors followed by "you dumb---, you will never go to columbia if you can't even spell!"

By Incognito (Incognito) on Monday, March 03, 2003 - 05:52 pm: Edit

If you're a URM, I'd say you hava an excellent shot. My friend's a URM, and he got in w/stats that were not as good as yours.

By Agentx004 (Agentx004) on Tuesday, March 04, 2003 - 11:29 pm: Edit

yea im not spanish but you can classify as hispanic seeing as that my family is from guyana in south america...so i guess i am a URM!


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