Chance Me for these LACs! #InternationalStudentEdition

Hi there! Narrowing down my list - please chance me for the following colleges (and any insider information on whether to apply is welcome, too!)

Class rank: Top 10%
GPA: 3.51 (not listed by school)
Practice SAT: 1390/1600
ECs: A lot, among which two leadership roles, a national award, internship at biggest news broadcaster (want to major in journalism and/of media communications) and a 60k Instagram blog.
Essay: Checked by three teachers, indicated as 9 out of 10.
Other: International student, needs generous financial aid.


  • Hobart and William Smith
  • Hampshire College
  • Lawrence University
  • Hofstra University
  • Denison University
  • Wittenberg University
  • St. John's University

Colleges where my esteemed counselor has good connections with the admissions officer and will recommend me as a good candidate:

  • Ithaca College
  • Manhattanville College
  • Creighton University

Many MANY thanks for helping me! Please feel free to add any comments to these colleges or any possible alternatives based on my stats. Mainly looking for mid-western or Eastern colleges.

bump… :frowning: Why can nobody help chancing me…

hello fellow international student.
I think you have good chances at all of them if you are not applying for financial aid

Getting in is different from getting sufficient financial aid.
What’s your budget?