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University of Denver EA Class of 2017 Admissions Decisions

rcxjerseyrcxjersey Registered User Posts: 17 New Member
edited December 2012 in University of Denver
Please post your stats along with your admissions decisions as well as any scholarships.

Decision: Accepted
Decision: Waitlisted
Decision: Rejected

Objective:
SAT I (breakdown):
ACT:
SAT II:
Unweighted GPA (out of 4.0):
Rank (percentile if rank is unavailable):
AP (place score in parenthesis):
IB (place score in parenthesis):
Senior Year Course Load:
Major Awards (USAMO, Intel etc.):
Subjective:
Extracurriculars (place leadership in parenthesis):
Job/Work Experience:
Volunteer/Community service:
Summer Activities:
Essays:
Teacher Recommendation:
Counselor Rec:
Additional Rec:
Interview:
Other
State (if domestic applicant):
Country (if international applicant):
School Type:
Ethnicity:
Gender:
Income Bracket:
Hooks (URM, first generation college, etc.):
Reflection
Strengths:
Weaknesses:
Why you think you were accepted/waitlisted/rejected:
Where else were you accepted/waitlisted/rejected:
General Comments:
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Replies to: University of Denver EA Class of 2017 Admissions Decisions

  • rcxjerseyrcxjersey Registered User Posts: 17 New Member
    Decision: Accepted

    Objective:
    SAT I (breakdown): 730 CR 700 M 690 W (2120)
    ACT: 34 R 33 M 33 E 28 S (32 composite)
    SAT II:
    Unweighted GPA (out of 4.0): 3.65 W
    Rank (percentile if rank is unavailable): N/A
    AP (place score in parenthesis): AP Econ (4) AP Art History (3)
    IB (place score in parenthesis):
    Senior Year Course Load: AP Statistics, AP English, AP Government and Politics, Honors Calculus, Honors Management, French, Environmental Science
    Major Awards (USAMO, Intel etc.): Multiple state/national writing awards, DECA State Winner 2012, 2nd place- DECA state conference 2011
    Subjective:
    Extracurriculars (place leadership in parenthesis): lax team (captain), DECA, Student Ambassador (mentoring program for freshmen), etc.
    Job/Work Experience: tutor students in Algebra, English, and the SAT.. youth tennis instructor
    Volunteer/Community service: n/a
    Summer Activities: attended Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth for 5 summers
    Essays: excellent
    Teacher Recommendation: excellent
    Counselor Rec: excellent
    Additional Rec: n/a
    Interview: n/a
    Other
    State (if domestic applicant): NJ
    Country (if international applicant):
    School Type: Public school
    Ethnicity: caucasian
    Gender: F
    Income Bracket: Upper (>250000)
    Hooks (URM, first generation college, etc.):
    Reflection
    Strengths: SAT scores, strong upward trend in GPA (3.3 Freshman year, 3.8 Soph year, 3.8 Junior Year, 4.0 Senior Year so far)
    Weaknesses: GPA
    Why you think you were accepted/waitlisted/rejected:
    Where else were you accepted/waitlisted/rejected:
    General Comments:
  • ohiosnowohiosnow Registered User Posts: 22 New Member
    Decision: Accepted

    Objective:
    SAT I (breakdown): 2000 (720 CR 670 M 610 W)
    ACT:
    SAT II:
    Unweighted GPA (out of 4.0): 3.75
    Rank (percentile if rank is unavailable): 9%
    AP (place score in parenthesis): Euro (5) Calc AB (5) APUSH (4)
    IB (place score in parenthesis):
    Senior Year Course Load: AP English AP Gov AP Physics AP Calc BC Biotechnology German 2
    Major Awards (USAMO, Intel etc.):
    Subjective:
    Extracurriculars (place leadership in parenthesis): Eagle Scout, Tennis 4 Years, Biotech (President), NHS (Officer), Rotary Short Term Exchange Program
    Job/Work Experience: Worked at a grocery Store
    Volunteer/Community service:Hospital Volunteer,
    Summer Activities:Exchange, Work
    Essays: Not bad not great
    Teacher Recommendation: Great
    Counselor Rec: Don't know
    Additional Rec:
    Interview:
    Other
    State (if domestic applicant): OH
    Country (if international applicant):
    School Type: Large Public
    Ethnicity: White
    Gender: Male
    Income Bracket:
    Hooks (URM, first generation college, etc.):
    Reflection
    Strengths: Upward Trend
    Weaknesses: Averageness?
    Why you think you were accepted/waitlisted/rejected:
    Where else were you accepted/waitlisted/rejected:
    General Comments: Really hoping to get a scholarship!
  • coralbrookcoralbrook Registered User Posts: 7,363 Senior Member
    DECISION: ACCEPTED
    Filling out for my daughter

    Objective:
    SAT I (breakdown):
    ACT: 27
    SAT II:
    Unweighted GPA (out of 4.0): 3.0/3.4
    Rank (percentile if rank is unavailable): 200/700
    AP (place score in parenthesis): 4 APs, low scores on test, 3 Honors
    IB (place score in parenthesis):
    Senior Year Course Load: Psychology, AP English Lit, Government, OASIS mentor program, Graphic Design, Multimedia Film
    Major Awards (USAMO, Intel etc.): Calif Scholarship Federation
    Subjective:
    Extracurriculars (place leadership in parenthesis): Halau Youth Leader (hula school), film projects,
    Job/Work Experience: Counter Service at Hawaiian Restaurant
    Volunteer/Community service: Hula shows for convalescent homes
    Summer Activities: Dodge Film Academy at Chapman
    Essays: Above Average
    Teacher Recommendation: Unknown
    Counselor Rec: Unknown
    Additional Rec: Chapman Univ Summer Film Program professor
    Interview: N/A did not do Hyde Interview
    Other
    State (if domestic applicant): CA
    Country (if international applicant): USA
    School Type: Medium Public, high stat graduating class
    Ethnicity: Caucasian
    Gender: Female
    Income Bracket: about 100,000
    Hooks (URM, first generation college, etc.): None
    Reflection
    Strengths: English grades/stats, Film experience
    Weaknesses: ACT Writing score (don't think it is considered by Denver), GPA
    Why you think you were accepted/waitlisted/rejected: Sent in separate Film Creative Resume for consideration with app, probably strong film major candidate compared to other apps for that major
    Where else were you accepted/waitlisted/rejected: Northern Arizona Univ, Montana State, deferred Chapman
    General Comments: Maybe they were looking for an accomplished Caucasian hula dancer? just kidding. We need a very big financial aid package to afford this school
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