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Chance me for Brown ED - I'll chance back!

wistfulwordswistfulwords 192 replies16 threads Junior Member
I promised myself I wouldn't be doing another one of these, yet here we are.
GPA: ~3.75 uw, 4.45 w (strong upward trend)
SAT: 1570, 800 R&W and 770 M
SAT 2: Bio 740, Math 2 800, English 800, US History 750
AP:
Euro - 4
this year, I’m taking US History, Lang, Lit, Bio, Photography
school does not rank but I am taking heaviest courseload

Awards: Scholastic (1 Gold Medal, 1 Silver, 9 Gold Keys), semifinalist for national student poet(35/20,000) , foyle young poets commended (100/6000), Youngarts merit, some other but these are the ones I’m putting on my common app. (I’m also a finalist for USSYP rn)

ECs:
1. Genre Editor at Polyphony Lit
2. Elected for national board of political organization
3. Journalist at LA Times, times of israel, huffpost, ny times, and eic of school newspaper
4. Co-captain of debate club
5. founder of school slam poetry club, competed at brave new voices
6. varsity cross country and swim
7. head of school photography club
8. founded a charity project in 10th grade where I taught art to kids in homeless shelters
9. intern for local representative campaigns
10. head of jewish debate mock-trial type club
11. drama club captain
12. teen intern at [home] county museum of art

my essays are going to be niche, but I do have experience writing. I just really love the environment in brown and from students who I've talked to there, it just seems like the right place for me.




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  • ppeach1ppeach1 2 replies0 threads New Member
    It looks like you have a really good shot but its a reach for anyone. I would give you 46% chance.
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  • ppeach1ppeach1 2 replies0 threads New Member
    SAT: 1560 superscore, M: 800, ERW: 760
    SATII; 800 M (sophomore year), 700 BIO (freshman year)
    GPA: Take all hardest courses offered including an independent study. My school doesn't calculate but I have mostly A's and A-'s, with about one B+ a year.
    ECs:
    1. Playing a lot of piano
    2-3. Year round Varsity Sports
    4. Interned at tech company over the summer
    5. President of App Development Club
    6. Won a trail half marathon
    7. math tutor
    8. 120 hours of community service on service trip
    9. Peer mentor tutor
    10. Politics stuff

    Supplements are all quite good imo. Essay is also very authentic, personal, and vulnerable.
    White Jewish male from NYC private school, lots of kids applying from school including 2 legacies. No legacy or connect.
    Applying for fa.
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  • Thomasato1234Thomasato1234 12 replies6 threads Junior Member
    You application looks solid, however I can’t really give a specific percent chance of acceptance because with these top tier schools you just never know.
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  • webuyourselveswebuyourselves 68 replies0 threads Junior Member
    I would say 80%. You have a very solid background. I would not be surprised if you get accepted. Pray for you!
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