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Chance me, or the cute panda gets it!! UCs, Vanderbilt (ED I), UVa, Michigan

persiandadpersiandad Posts: 111Registered User Junior Member
edited November 2012 in What Are My Chances?
Applied EDI to Vanderbilt, EA Michigan, EA UVa, In-State for UCs
Male, Jewish/Middle Eastern, Southern California
Speak 4 languages fluently
Intended Major: Polisci

Applying ED1 to Vandy. Spent 6 weeks on campus over the past summer in their Pre-College Program (PAVE) at Vanderbilt University.

getting a letter of rec from Vanderbilt's Associate Dean of Preparatory Academics
Strong essays and extremely strong letters of rec

GPA 4 point scale
UW 9-12 GPA 3.93 (2 B's first semester of 9th grade, other than that, straight A's)
UW 10-12 GPA 4.00
W 9-11 GPA 4.27
W 10-11 GPA 4.50 (UC GPA)
Top 10% of class

Honors/AP courses 9-11: Honors Biology, Honors Chemistry, Honors Spanish 3, AP World History, AP Biology, AP US History, AP Spanish Lang

AP Bio (5),
AP World (5)
AP US History (5)
AP Spanish (3)

ACT: 31
SAT II: 800 US History, 710 Biology/E

Current Schedule:
AP Calculus BC
AP Gov/Econ
AP Environmental
AP Art History
CP English

ECs (stronger part of app)
Work/paid job at Subway Sandwiches since the 10th grade
Junior Statesmen of America President 9-12, National Civic Impact Award finalist
Model UN President 11-12
State Director of JSA 12
Mock Trial Team
Academic Decathlon Team
Pre-College Program at Vanderbilt University
Montezuma Leadership Summit (1 of 60 in US selected to attend)
Jewish Summer Camp Junior Counselor
Internship at Doctor's office
Internship at Dentist's office
Peer Tutor
AP Scholar with Honor
Academic Letter with Honors
200+ community service hours
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