Chance me please!
Hi, i am a white, male, rising senior, who currently lives in California and am planning to apply ED for Northwestern
SAT: 2140 total (w: 780 m: 700 cr: 660)
SAT II's: Biology-700 US History-760
GPA: uw- 3.67 w- 3.9 (i know its low :/ )
Attend one of the top public schools in the state of CA (ranked 10th to be exact)
I've taken AP European History, AP US HIstory, AP biology, and Spanish 4 Honors and am taking 4 AP's next year (AP Pysch, AP Gov/econ, AP Environmental Science, AP Calc)
I took the only AP class that was provided as a sophomore (AP euro)
As for EC's...
-I am the co-founder and vice president of my school's debate club (2010-2012)
-I also am the lead prosecutor on my school's defending state finalist mock trial team. (2011-2012)(i've won many awards for this)
-Along with both those clubs that take up a huge part of my time, i peer tutor everyday during 7th period for about an hour. This gives me about 170-180 hours total of tutoring for this year (however i will be doing the same thing next year). (2012, 2013)
-I also will lead a team, comprised of about 15 students, to Tijuana, Mexico, to help build houses for impoverished families living in terrible conditions. This trip will last a week and consists of about 9 hours of manual labor per day (2013)
-I am the lead guitarist in my church's worship group and i play every sunday and wednesday for about 250 to 300 people (2009-2012)
-I also have been playing competitive soccer since the age of 8 and have been a scholar athlete every year of my high school career.
-I also was the captain of my nationally recognized soccer team last year and hope to be captain of my high school team this year
-I assist the Winter Nights homeless shelter every year by helping make food and helping kids with their homework (2009-2012)
-I assisted with food preparation towards weekly soup, intended to feed approximately 80 to 100 homeless in Berkeley, CA. (2009-2012)
Sorry for the list haha
As for the essay...
Not to be immodest but i feel that i am a very good writer and am perfectly confident in my ability, so i'm not to worried about that.
As for the recs...
I have very great recommendations from some of the top teachers at my school.
please reply with any comments!