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ViserysViserys Registered User Posts: 5 New Member
Planning on applying at FIU for the 2016 Summer Term.

Unweighted: 3.0
Weighted: 3.5 (by 4th 9 weeks)
Extra Curricular:
- Model UN (Historian)
- Key Club
- Newspaper
- Student Government
- Interact
Community Service Hours: 130
Test Scores:
SAT: R:530 M:420 W:390 (1340) --> Already took it 2xs
ACT: Have yet to take it. I take it in June
APs/Dual Enrollment
APUSH - Scores Pending
AP Spanish Language - Scores Pending
AP Euro - Did not test
AP Psychology - Did not test
AP Art (Photography) - Scores Pending
*Planning on taking the following next year*
AP Stats
AP Gov
AP Bio
AP Comparative Gov

(I have always been in Honors classes btw)

I have taken several Dual Enrollment classes and I am ending high school with 18 dual enrollment credits. If I pass this years APs I'll be at around 27-33. And of course if I pass next years AP I'll be perhaps at 42 transferable credits to FIU? I've passed all my dual enrollment with a B or higher.

What are my chances of getting admitted and when should I Apply? I was thinking of applying directly after ACT scores.

Replies to: Chances?

  • ViserysViserys Registered User Posts: 5 New Member
  • subtropicussubtropicus Registered User Posts: 100 Junior Member
    Your ECs are great, and if your GPA stays where it is you should be ok, but your SATs could be a problem. Summer seems to have a lower requirement, though:


    Our automatic admissions criteria for the 2015-2016 academic year is:

    Term GPA Exam Score
    Summer 2015 3.0 1400 SAT or 20 ACT*
    Fall 2015 3.3 1530 SAT or 22 ACT*
    Spring 2016 2.8 1550 SAT or 22 ACT*

    *Minimum scores for each SAT or ACT section are:
    SAT – Critical Reading = 460 ACT – Reading = 19
    SAT – Mathematics = 460 ACT – Mathematics = 19
    SAT – Writing = 440 ACT – English with Writing = 18

    You may want to spend some extra time on ACT prep to improve your chances. Are you FL or OOS?

  • ViserysViserys Registered User Posts: 5 New Member
    I'm in state.
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