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Chance me - rising senior

geedubz895lma0geedubz895lma0 19 replies23 threads Junior Member
UW: 3.3

W GPA: 3.5

Dual enrollment community college GPA: 3.5

Course rigor: 6 APs, 3 honors, 3 community college classes

SAT: I won't be submitting any score to my test-optional schools like UNC unless I score above a 1500 in august as my current score is low for pretty much any school

- summer science internship program w/ 9% acceptance rate
- summer research intern at a clinical lab where I conducted DNA and enzyme research alongside a mentor
- science fairs, online science competitions both at the global and national level (won a small award for a global contest)
- team leader for a biology research proposal contest
- founded an ocean nonprofit my sophomore year and I have been running it ever since
- co-founder and secretary of mental health club at my hs
- band for 3 years
- speech and debate for 3 years and am currently a captain
- was part of a hepatitis b organization for 2 years
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  • slngbldslngbld 96 replies12 threads Junior Member
    With all that is going on right now I would say that anything is possible but under normal circumstances I would consider UNC a reach based on your GPA. Best of luck to you with your applications this year
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