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I'm thinking about applying to Tufts University year and was wondering what others think my chances might be. I do not really have a full transcript so I am looking for more of a rough, tentative evaulation.
GPA: Not computed yet but probably in the 3.5-3.8 range
Class Rank: Not determined but probably top 10%, maybe top 5%
SAT score: Haven't gotten results but I'm expecting 2250-2350. I'm taking it again unless I get above 2350 because I might as well if there's a chance of improving.
Varsity Track/XC year round, I won a few regional level awards and might be useful to Tufts' (admittedly mediocre) team, but I'm not that big on sports and neither is Tufts as far as I know.
I also write for the school newspaper, am in a student human rights group, and have won regional level awards in Science Olympiad.
I am not worried much about the essays because formal writing is one of my stronger points, but Tufts has high admission standards and my GPA is not all too spectacular to say the least.