UNC Wilmington transfer--Advice needed

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By H_Thealogian (H_Thealogian) on Friday, August 13, 2004 - 03:02 pm: Edit

Ok. I want to transfer to UNC Wilmington sometime next fall. With added courses, do I have enough to get in?

Ethnicity: 1/8 Native American (Iriqouis, Cherokee, Cheyenne, Sioux Lakota Plains), 1/4 Italian, 1/4 Irish, 3/8 Anglo Saxon (Wales, Scotland, England)

SAT: 980 (Will retake)
GPA: 3.2 (W)
College classes:
College Algebra-C
Eng. 112 (adv. course)-B
Gen. Psych.-B
Ast. Lab-A
Wes. Civilization-B
World Religions- (taking this semester)
Eng. 221 (adv. course)-(taking this semester)
World Civ.-(taking this semester)

I'd have to get back to you on my High school classes. I need to double check. I had a 3.0 GPA though.

ECs (from both college and high school):
American Rev. Reenactor
Volunteer for Historical Society
Cross Country (3 yrs in High School)
Book Club
Newspaper (HS and college)

I have to get back to you on the rest. High school was only a year ago (I graduated in 2003) but I can't remember a lot.

I work at our city's local paper, full time, 40 hrs. /week.

Ok, so far, based on this information, I know I can't get into Wilmington. But what sort of grades would I need to make in my classes this semester to give me a better chance?

Also, what sort of score should I be aiming for in my SAT preparation?

Thanks for the time.


By H_Thealogian (H_Thealogian) on Saturday, August 14, 2004 - 11:14 am: Edit

Please respond. I really need some feedback

By H_Thealogian (H_Thealogian) on Monday, August 16, 2004 - 03:41 pm: Edit

Ok, Ifinally got my stats.

GPA: 2.7 (currently)
GPA (high school): 3.0
High school classes taken (Honors or AP):
AP US History (2) B
Adv. Gov't. (Took AP course, got 1) B
Hon. Eng. (10th) A
Hon. Eng. (11th) B
AP Eng. (12th) B

Now please tell me what you think.

What score should I be aiming for SAT?

What grades for my college classes do I need?

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