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*Official Class of 2013 Decision Thread*

untoldxdestiniuntoldxdestini Registered User Posts: 36 Junior Member
edited April 2009 in Denison University
Let's try to eliminate all discussion posts within this thread and keep all posts strictly decisions. Just copy/paste the following list and take out all the spaces between the brackets and enter your stats.

Pick one:

[ size=+1][ color=green][ b]Decision: Accepted[ /b][ /color][ /size]
[ size=+2][ color=red][ b]Decision: Rejected[ /b][ /color][ /size]

[ b]Date Applied:[ /b]
[ b]Date Accepted:[ /b]

[ b]Stats:[ /b][ list]
[ *] SAT:
[ *] ACT:
[ *] SAT IIs:
[ *] GPA:
[ *] Rank:
[ *] Other stats:
[ /list][ b]Subjective:[ /b][ list]
[ *] Essays:
[ *] Teacher Recs:
[ *] Counselor Rec:
[ *] Extracurriculars:
[ *] Interview:
[ *] Hook (if any):
[ /list][ b]Location/Person:[ /b][ list]
[ *] State or Country:
[ *] School Type:
[ *] Ethnicity:
[ *] Gender:
[ /list][ b]Other Factors/Hook?:[ /b]

[ b]Scholarships:[ /b]

[ b]General Comments:[ /b]
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Replies to: *Official Class of 2013 Decision Thread*

  • untoldxdestiniuntoldxdestini Registered User Posts: 36 Junior Member
    [size=+1]Decision: Accepted[/size]

    Date Applied: December 22
    Date Accepted: March 16

    Stats:
    • SAT: 1350/2030
    • ACT: didnt take them
    • SAT IIs: didnt take them
    • GPA: 3.8 ish; although during my senior year its been over 4.
    • Rank: my schools doesnt rank, but def in the top 20%
    • Other stats:
    Subjective:
    • Essays: i think they were really strong, esp my common app essay.
    • Teacher Recs: good.
    • Counselor Rec: good, i assume, but less personal.
    • Extracurriculars: editor of lit and art magazine, peer writing center tutor, student council, nhs... i also do a lot of volunteer work, and i work at a preschool.
    • Interview: didnt interview. i visited during the summer, but the admissions office isnt open then.
    • Hook (if any):
    Location/Person:
    • State or Country: New Jersey
    • School Type: Public
    • Ethnicity: white
    • Gender: female
    Other Factors/Hook?:

    Scholarships: Some sort of alumni scholarship- 52,000 total.

    General Comments:
  • shortshamrockshortshamrock Registered User Posts: 9 New Member
    [size=+1]Decision: Accepted[/size]

    Date Applied: I sent in my application the day before it was due, so January 11.
    Date Accepted: March 17.

    Stats:
    • SAT: M:500, CR: 640, W: 590
    • ACT: 25 overall.
    • SAT IIs: Bio-M: 620, Lit: 500
    • GPA: 3.9
    • Rank: 42 out of 325
    • Other stats: AP classes, honors classes.
    Subjective:
    • Essays: My common app essay was about Marcel Proust. My Denison essays were pretty generic and simple.
    • Teacher Recs: My Latin teacher.
    • Counselor Rec:
    • Extracurriculars: NHS, Latin Club, OJCL, band, student council, volunteering.
    • Interview: None.
    • Hook (if any): Biochemistry + pre-med program.
    Location/Person:
    • State or Country: Ohio
    • School Type: Public
    • Ethnicity: White
    • Gender: Female
    Other Factors/Hook?: Sort of close to home.

    Scholarships:
    Alumni Scholarship

    General Comments:
    It's my second choice school at the moment. I got wait listed to Boston University, which is what I'm really holding out for.
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