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Hussainkestrel

Hussainkestrel Junior Member

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  • Re: Lafayette College RD (Class of 2021)

    Congratulations to all those who got accepted. :) Does anybody know when will they update the portal for international students?
  • Do i even have a chance?

    O levels gpa: 3.97/4
    ACT: NA
    New SAT 1400
    SAT2: Early 700s for Maths 2 and physics
    APs taken: Not offered at my school. We have A Levels.
    O levels grade: 7A* 1A 1B
    AS level: 3As.
    A levels subjects: Physics, Maths, Further Maths, Economics and Computer Science.
    Alevels GPA: 4/4
    W GPA: 4.5
    UW: 3.97


    ECs:
    -One of the top two Pianists at my school. Have performed at numerous events and sent a music supplement which i believe would be considered good.
    -Paid Internship at a civil Engineering firm for 3 months
    -Head of Scientia (Math related event organized by my school)
    -Head of Mathematics dynamic society.
    -Assisstant teacher Mathematics/peer teacher at my school.
    -Ambassador to CARE foundation Pakistan.
    -Volunteer work at CARE Foundation Pakistan and Rising Suns institute for Special Children.
    -lead badminton team to Sicas sports festival and BDC sports festival.

    Recommendation:
    Economics teacher: The guy loved me and i always used to get an A in his class so it would be like 10/10
    Head of Mathematics department: 10/10 for sure. He loves me and thinks I'm some sort of genius.
    Head of music department rec: really good the guy loves my playing 10/10
    Counselor rec: should be good

    Essays: (really counting on this part)
    -Common app one: I'm not sure but I think this is a 10/10. Almost everyone who read it told me its the best college essay they've ever read.
    -Supplements: 9/10

    I am a Pakistani citizen and i wish to apply for Mechanical Engineering or Civil Engineering. I am also applying for need based financial aid.

    My school doesn't do ranks but i am like top 5 out of a class of 309.
  • Re: University emailed me asking whether i am still interested or not.

    Yes i sent a reply stating that i really like their university and if admitted i will most definitely enroll.