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Official Northwestern Class of 2024 Discussion

nw2024nw2024 7 replies2 threads New Member
edited October 2019 in Northwestern University
Ok, I'm officially starting this discussion! I'm applying ED to Weinberg, who else is applying early/anyone have any thoughts on Northwestern and what makes them excited about it? I already submitted my app and I'm waiting on my interview!
edited October 2019
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  • 4gsmom4gsmom 853 replies29 threads Member
    My D20 is applying ED to the School of Communications for Theatre and is planning to double major in history.
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  • n3rdyyn3rdyy 4 replies1 threads New Member
    I just submitted my ED app for the School of Education and Social Policy. I don't really expect to get in but this is pretty much just me shooting my shot.
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  • glenywitzglenywitz 1 replies0 threads New Member
    I applied ED for psych:)
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  • SouthrncrssSouthrncrss 11 replies0 threads New Member
    Just applied ED RTVF, school of communications
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  • nw2024nw2024 7 replies2 threads New Member
    Has anyone had their interview yet? Mine is coming up this week and I haven't seen any threads about NU interviews
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  • n3rdyyn3rdyy 4 replies1 threads New Member
    I have my interview tomorrow. I will reply with how it went after.
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  • 4gsmom4gsmom 853 replies29 threads Member
    Good luck! :smiley:
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  • glitterplanetsglitterplanets 1 replies0 threads New Member
    I'm applying ED for Human Communication Sciences for the School of Communications : )
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  • nw2024nw2024 7 replies2 threads New Member
    I had my NU interview yesterday! It was super casual and the guy was very nice, no hard questions and it was just a conversation. It was longer than most though, we talked for about an hour and fifteen.
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  • 2a1ndebate2a1ndebate 60 replies3 threads Junior Member
    edited October 2019
    Hey y'all,

    I know my chances are fairly low, but I applied Northwestern on ED.

    I have a 30 ACT, 3.97 GPA, and took AP classes all 4 years of high school and from Oklahoma, team captain of the policy debate team and tennis team, did four years of policy debate and tennis and have been a 4 time state champion. Also owned a start up. I applied to the poli sci program.

    I also participate in debate and have been in contact with the school about it.

    I have been very nervous about getting in, but I have a story of how I was in a coma (the coma sucked).

    What do you think my chances are?

    Thanks y'all
    edited October 2019
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  • NiiigloNiiiglo 3 replies0 threads New Member
    It's a long shot. But you never know
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  • NiiigloNiiiglo 3 replies0 threads New Member
    anyway, I wanted to know. Did everyone else receive that message from the financial aid department reminding us to submit our materials a couple of days ago.
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  • SpillinTeaLexiBSpillinTeaLexiB 3 replies1 threads New Member
    I also applied ED to RTVF! I’m hopeful, but realistic about slim chances. It would be great if it truly is a very holistic review, but we weren’t asked for a portfolio, and I’m worried it’s more score-based, demographics, etc. Glad there’s a thread now!
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  • david1292david1292 28 replies9 threads Junior Member
    I’m slowly going insane waiting for mid December. Around what day do they usually release decisions?
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  • 4gsmom4gsmom 853 replies29 threads Member
    I looked back to last year's ED decisions and it looked like it was December 15th.
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  • 4gsmom4gsmom 853 replies29 threads Member
    Scratch that: it was December 13th last year.
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  • efr009efr009 77 replies0 threads Junior Member
    @2a1ndebate2a1ndebate, my son went to NU four years ago. Your ACT score is a little low but you are strong in other areas. Hopefully they will make up for the weak ACT score.
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  • lojoselojose 1 replies0 threads New Member
    I applied ED for School of Communications. How important is nabbing an interview?
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  • KkwillaKkwilla 5 replies0 threads New Member
    Hey everyone! ED applicant looking to study art, set design, and marketing (with the certificate)! I had my interview a few weeks ago. I met my interviewer at a local cafe that I frequent, so it was definitely great to have the home turf advantage. I think it went really well. My test scores are on the lower end of the admitted students, but during my interview I acknowledged that. I made sure to let my interviewer know that my test scores don’t reflect my academic abilities (and I hope they consider that when looking at my application). A good interview can help your application, but a bad interview is seldom considered by the school. If you feel like you bombed it, I wouldn’t worry too much!
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  • cc200222cc200222 5 replies0 threads New Member
    I didn't receive that email, but I had already sent my FAFSA and CSS profile. Had you submitted the FAFSA, CSS profile before they sent you that?
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