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vitalik1vitalik1 Registered User Posts: 15 New Member
4.0 GPA at best school in the state
Taking 4 AP classes, never had opportunity in the past, all I could take was Honor and Pre-AP
29 on ACT, 11 on writing
640 on SAT II US history
650 on Literature

Writing 60 page Thesis on Economic policies and governments of Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia
Considered for publication in Concord Review, still waiting, for 18 page paper on Nuclear Waste
Conducted intense research for a Solar company
Model UN- award in Arab League at University of Arkansas
Mu Alpha Theta
Young Republicans club
President of Stock Market Club
Top grade and a mastery in Economics award
Honors in US History, top grade in class
Top 5% of class in school
Attended numerous leadership conferences
Published in newspaper for academic achievement and an invitation to a leadership conference
Helped found Utech, a nonprofit that benefits underprivileged homes by fixing and giving refurbished laptops
MVP award in Arkansas ice hockey
State Runner-up in cross country, numerous top 10 finishes in races
Participated in the Parafiada olympiad in Belarus for soccer
Volunteered a full summer at Seniors Center
Traveled to Georgetown University to get 6 college credits in taking Business and Economics classes this summer.
I was born in Belarus and lived there for 10 years before coming to America, and I do have a citizenship

What chances do I have of getting in?
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Replies to: Chance me

  • luke8ballluke8ball Registered User Posts: 159 Junior Member
    Obviously, your Grades/EC's are great. I think you should try to raise your ACT score though, b/c a number of other OOS applicants will have higher scores. Also, what are you writing a thesis for?
  • vitalik1vitalik1 Registered User Posts: 15 New Member
    Thank you, im writing it for Honors Senior Thesis class and I would like to publish it when I am finished.
  • keepittoyourselfkeepittoyourself Registered User Posts: 1,546 Senior Member
    I worry that you are unfocused - you have a lot of moderately impressive stuff on there, but nothing outstanding. And a lot of it is vague. What does it mean that you "helped" found something? Did you attend one meeting or what?
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