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ED 2 Chances

thebullthebull Registered User Posts: 16 New Member
edited January 2011 in Swarthmore College

* SAT:
* SAT II: 690 Math 2, 760 Physics
* ACT: 34
* GPA: 3.85 UW, 4.6W
* Rank: 4/250
* Senior Year Course Load: Advanced Chemical Reserach, AP Calculus BC, AP Gov., AP Macroeconomics, English, AP Bio, Marching Band, Wind Assemble, Pit Orchestra
Senior Year Grades: Last Final is Tomorrow; So far have had a 4.0UW and 4.8W
Course Load overall: Will have taken 11 AP Courses and 7 Honors Courses


* Essays: I thought were really good. For why swarthmore wrote about their traditions
* Teacher Recs: 1 from ACR teacher, went to harvard, berkley, and MIT, told me I'm one of the best students he's ever had and top of my class. 2nd-AP English and cross country coach for 4 years won state with him and knows hard family circumstances.
* Counselor Rec: Great
* Supplementary Material: Athletic supplement
* Hook(recruited athlete, legacy, Nobel Prize): Athletic recruit coach said he's helping me in admissions


* Location: Laguna Beach
* High School Type: Public
* Ethnicity: Hispanic-Colombian
* Gender: Male


* Extracurriculars: Boy Scouts-Eagle Scout, Order of the Arrow-Boy Scout Honor Society, Cross Country-4 years won state and CIF varisty 2 years, Math Tutoring, Wind Assemble/Marching Band-2nd chair clarient, Pit Orchestra-2nd Reed, Worked at Festival of Arts last summer, Laguna Beach Saferides-drive intoxicated students home it's student run, Recycling Club, National Honor Society, Track and Field-3 year varisty, and JV tennis for a year.
* Awards: Superintendant's Award 4 years, National Merit Commendation, AP scholar of Merit, Venture Scholar

Replies to: ED 2 Chances

  • momof3sonsmomof3sons Registered User Posts: 5,116 Senior Member
    thebull-I'd say "Welcome to Swarthmore!" But since I don't have a pipeline to the Admissions Office, I'd say I like your chances. :)
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