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thought i had nothing to worry about..

surfchick88surfchick88 Registered User Posts: 26 New Member
i thought i had a pretty good chance of getting into miami..but i see i must have been mistaken. reading some peoples stats that dont think they can get in and they are so much higher than mine..

i have a 1990 sat score R 730 M 550 W 710
gpa-3.5 weighted
all honors courses
3 aps and 2 college courses
work experience
3 sports- 2 varsity
and some other ecs
applied EA..
have any feedback on chances?
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Replies to: thought i had nothing to worry about..

  • kndmkndm Registered User Posts: 52 Junior Member
    You still don't have too much to worry about...your SAT scores are great and they will probably help quite a bit..the only prob I see is your GPA b/c UM's uses weighted GPA, with their average being a 4.1

    I wouldnt stress over this too much...UM is probably a match for you (50/50 chances), tho not a safety...just make sure that you have applied to other colleges that you consider matches and safeties...Good luck!
  • surfchick88surfchick88 Registered User Posts: 26 New Member
    thanks for the reassurance..i appreciate it very much. miami is my top choice and im worried about the entire acceptance process.
  • taxguytaxguy Registered User Posts: 6,629 Senior Member
    I think that you will be admitted,but you won't get a lot of merit money.
  • A2Wolves6A2Wolves6 Registered User Posts: 4,232 Senior Member
    I think it's a good match for you, but as for scholarships, only a 1/4 tuition possible.
  • surfchick88surfchick88 Registered User Posts: 26 New Member
    thankfully i wasnt banking on any money at all..possible need based but not much
  • mag00mag00 Registered User Posts: 155 Junior Member
    You'll get in for sure. I had worse stats and got in. I didn't apply for fin. aid though and I think that made a diff.
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