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I'm applying to Penn State and I've heard great things about the Schreyer honors campus, but I'm unsure of a few things. First of all, what are the requirements? It's not very cut and dry, and I'm wondering how much of a chance I have.
GPA: 3.6 or 3.7 unweighted
taking all IB courses (IB diploma candidate if you know what that means. it's pretty much the equivalent of all AP classes)
SAT: 1950, but I'm taking it for a second time October 1st
CR: 610 M: 650 W: 690
ECs are so/so. I've got softball for 2 years, SADD club for 2 years, a breast cancer organization for 2 years, a job for senior year, and i'm applying to some honor societies this year (my school just reinstalled them this fall), but nothing I've done for all four years of high school
I also went to Africa for 3 weeks over the summer and volunteered at an orphanage
Is Schreyer isolated from the rest of the campus? I think it's good to have a tight knit community but I'd also like to venture out and meet people and get involved without it being a hassle.
Also, is everyone work work work 24/7? I'm not a huge partier, but I'd like to have the typical college experience to a certain degree.
It's just hard to find a lot of information on this so it would be good to hear some feedback. Thanks in advance!