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First time international student

kelloggsskelloggss Registered User Posts: 436 Member
Magnet public school (rated #1 in canada by mccleans magazine)
GPA: Top%1 academic ranking (96.4% average out of 100%)

Major Courses:
english IB HL
history IB HL
French IB
Physics IB HL
Math IB
Chem IB
Biology IB HL
**full ib candidate

SAT:
cr 730
math 780
writing 800
total 2310
**the only thing is that i got and sent these scores in feb. i called the columbia admission office and they say that the scores will be considered. do you think i'm at a disadvantage cuz my scores are sent in jan?

800 on sat math level 2
790 on chem sat

Major ecs:
Skin cancer researcher at local university
national gold medal for medical research at canada wide science fair
intel science fair participant in may 2010
numerous local science and technology fair awards
Vice president of community league with 500 members
Varsity basketball team
local hospital volunteering
mentoring/coaching junior students competing in science competition
Top 10 ranking in city-wide math contest
school clubs

Letters:
read counsellor's letter. very good. top 1% for every category.

thanks for chancing!!! Im really really really nervous!!!
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