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hi i'm currently a junior but i'm super stressed about college and i was wondering if someone could chance me for duke ed. for reference, i'm an asian (indian) female from northeast.
SAT II: 730 chem/700 bio, gonna take physics and math II (i'm taking the act so like i won't need them then)
ACT: taking in april 2020 (currently scoring in the mid-30s on practice exams)
Unweighted GPA (out of 4.0): 3.6
Weighted GPA: 5.1 (not counting junior year)
Rank (percentile if rank is unavailable): top 15%
AP (place score in parenthesis): APUSH (5), currently taking lang, physics 1, and whap
(Planned) Senior Year Course Load: AP Calc AB/BC, AP Chem, AP Bio, AP Lit
Major Awards (USAMO, Intel etc.):
not rlly anything, which is why i'm super worried
Extracurriculars (place leadership in parenthesis):
band (i'm trying for drum major in my senior year, i have a pretty good shot)
indian classical flute
sunday school (13 years)
Job/Work Experience: N/A
Volunteer/Community service: not much (~40 hrs), but am doing hospital volunteering to add hours
Summer Activities: volunteering, research at umass amherst, and research next summer through pioneer (i'll have written a paper by the end of this summer)
Applied for Financial Aid?: yes
Intended Major: bioinformatics (pre-med)
State (if domestic applicant): tri state
School Type: public
Income Bracket: high (upper middle class)
Hooks (URM, first generation college, etc.): female majoring in STEM
my recs are probably from my jr yr math teacher and my soph yr english teacher, both love me. my guidance counselor will also write an amazing rec, and i'm a good writer (i was accepted to a creative writing program at my local county college in middle school but didn't continue it in high school) so i know my essays will be rlly good.
could someone chance me, because like i said, i'm super scared that i won't have a shot, but i heard that trinity is more holistic than pratt so i might have a shot