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vectorvector Registered User Posts: 333 Member
edited December 2007 in University of Florida
SAT total 2090
620 CR
800 M
670 W

GPA : 3.4
Ranking: 83 /450 in one the best high school in our city
average grade: 84

Leader of Math club
Leader of Physic Club
Leader of Science Olympiad
Leader of Ping Pong Club
Leader of Chemistry Club
Represent our school's math team
Class rep in grade 12
leader of Bio steeple chase at York U
Swim team member

7th place in Ontario for Science Olympiad
2nd 200m freestyle winner at Toronto and 3rd place in 200m team freestyle winner. 4th place in both 50 and 100m breaststroke in Toronto
Certificate of Distinction for Carley contest
Certificate of Distinction for Fermat Contest
top 5% across canada for the avagradro chemistry contest
and various certificate of participation
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Replies to: chance me

  • ChamilitaryMayneChamilitaryMayne Registered User Posts: 781 Member
    accepted fasho
  • JediSith725JediSith725 Registered User Posts: 41 Junior Member
    I think you're in.
  • dvm258dvm258 Registered User Posts: 1,062 Senior Member
    Woah woah.....why are you two going so fast? I think some of his ECs are impressive, being the leader of so many things. However, his GPA and class rank are going to be against him. His SAT scores are fine, especially his math. Great job! You have to remember though that at UF state residency is an admission factor, and because it is a public school it is slightly harder for out-of-state students to get in. For this reason, I believe the decision can swing either way.
  • ChamilitaryMayneChamilitaryMayne Registered User Posts: 781 Member
    he is canadian though
  • dvm258dvm258 Registered User Posts: 1,062 Senior Member
    That doesn't matter that much. Remember UF caters to state residents. UF sometimes rejects people simply because they need to reserve spots for more state residents, and I think that is against him.
  • vectorvector Registered User Posts: 333 Member
    i was from Jacksonvile florida when i was in grade 9 and i got a gpa of about 3.87. But when i get to Toronto, there wasn't any Honor or IB courses so my even if u get 90% it is still a 3.6 GPA. I am a FL state resident and a canadian Citizen.
  • MedwellMedwell Registered User Posts: 440 Member
    "One of the best high schools in our city?"
    That's really not saying much...
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