College/ Major Applying to: CHE (accepted)
Entering as: Junior
GPA: HS- ~2.4; College- 4.0/4.0 2010-12, 3.0, 1998-99, 0.0 1999
Units completed (Will have completed by the end of THIS semester):64
Units in progress (Spring 2012 courses) :12
ECs listed on app: Active Minds, Poetry Slam, Habitat for Humanity, Phi Theta Kappa.
Job/Work Experience: Full-time @ Lowe's.
Letters of Recommendation: Solid letters and one from professor that has had students transfer to Cornell and as she put it, "knows what they look for in rec letters."
Misc: Just won a Biomedical Research Award/Internship @ Stony Brook that deals with Neurobiology and Autism/ADHD. Also go to a local CC in central NY that works with Cornell.
I think the recently won Biomedical summer internship plus strong essays helped. Best of luck to the rest!!