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Chances? Thank you!

seinfeldfanseinfeldfan Registered User Posts: 19 New Member
edited January 2010 in SUNY at Albany
Regular Decision Applicant
Interested major: Political Science

-GPA: 94 unweighted
-Rank: 28 out of a class of 569 students
-SATs: CR-540, M-480, W-510, Essay-08
-ACTs: 22

AP Courses:
-World History: 4
-American History: 4
-English 11: 3
-English 12: Currently enrolled
-Spanish: Currently enrolled
-Government and Economics: Currently enrolled

Extracurricular Activities:
-Interned on a mayoral campaign in the past election
-Student Government: School-Wide President
-Model UN: member for 3 years
-Cross Country: member for 3 years
-Theater: Cast member in high school's annual musical for 4 years
-People to People delegate to China
-Volunteer at local library for the past 4 years

I realize my SAT and ACT scores are very low. How much will that hurt me considering the strengths of the rest of my application? Thank you!
Post edited by seinfeldfan on

Replies to: Chances? Thank you!

  • lsd87lsd87 Registered User Posts: 246 Junior Member
    While your test scores are low, your gpa and class rank are high. I'd think that a balanced approach to your statistics and your EC's should secure you a spot in next years class. Good Luck!
  • seinfeldfanseinfeldfan Registered User Posts: 19 New Member
    That's what I'm hoping. I've never been a good test taker and my scores do not reflect my academic ability. Thank you so much for your response!
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