Chancechancechancechance me at Columbia?:)
I'm about to be a senior in high school, and I was just wondering what my chances were, in being accepted regular decision at Columbia.
High School Current Cumulative G.P.A.: 3.69 UW,4.26/4.57W
Ap Courses Taken: AP Human Geography (4), Ap European History (5), Ap English Language, Ap Calculus B.C., Ap Biology.
My Senior Year Courses are:
AP English Literature, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Statistics, Anatomy, AP Government
Current College Courses I am taking at the local community colleges are:
Intermediate Spanish II
Past College Courses I have taken:
Business Information Systems: Grade- A
*I am in the second highest school orchestra as of Junior and Senior Year
**Sophomore year I received the "Most Improved" Award
**I also won a history debate at my temple's annual day celebratioin
Indian Classical Dance: 2001-Present
Piano: 2004-Present (I truly love the piano, and am quite an excellent performer).
I will also be sending in a music supplement of my playing of La Campanella to Columbia.
District Solo and Ensemble Participant (3 years). IHSA participant (1 year): Division II
Science Fair: IHSA State Science Fair (Freshman Year):Bronze
Math Team: 2009-Present
Science Olympiad: 2009-Present: Captain Junior year (not sure of senior year)
Temple Volunteer: Community service hours at present: 36 (only 30 are required, but I will be completing 80 more this summer).
Fermi-lab On Call Technician: 2012 (summer-to hopefully, december)
California hospital (1 week in August)
ACT w/writing: 34
SAT Subject test:
Additional Summer Plans:
1. Applying for a grant to install a solar panel in my school
2. Am working on a project to clear up the lake at my school
3. Am organizing a fundraiser to raise money for an eye foundation (provides surgery in india for children who have difficulty seeing)
**Fingers crossed that these go off well!
*****Please note that I'm quite a good pianist, so I think my music supplement will be top notch. Will this help me?
Also, please note that I got two c+'s Junior year, and a few B's. That is why I am taking summer college level courses, to prove to colleges that I can and will work to succeed.