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UVA Spring 2021 Transfer Thread

UVAmenUVAmen 11 replies1 threads New Member
edited August 28 in University of Virginia
Although the Fall 2020 waitlist isn't over yet, applications open in a month for spring 2021 admissions! If you're interested, please post your stats.

I'm applying to the College!

HS Stats:
GPA: not great
SAT/ACT: Will retake SAT
Leadership in clubs and at school
Work experience
Volunteered many hours
Wrote stories for a non-profit that works to prevent illiteracy for African children
Raised thousands of dollars for charity
Played Varsity sports year-round

College:
Out of state at a top 25 state school
Spring GPA: 3.75 (22 credits, currently enrolled in 15 for the fall most classes meet requirements for the College)
1x Deans List
President of a club I made in support of a non-profit, raised over $200 for this foundation
Vice-President in Finance Club
Analyst in student fund that manages $100k
In our competitive wall street club
Interning in equity research, with a non-profit and working a job this summer. Will continue working in the fall
I'm low-income and first-gen.

I know spring admissions are challenging, but if I don't get in, I'll keep working for Fall 2021!

edited August 28
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  • plzlemmeinplzlemmein 16 replies3 threads Junior Member
    Hi! I'm also applying to UVA for this spring!

    HS GPA: kinda trash
    ACT: 31 cumulative
    Some work experience, some extracurriculars and volunteer work, but honestly nothing that special.

    College: OOS small private university in New England
    GPA: 3.86 but I expect to raise that by the end of the summer, hopefully back to a 3.90 by the time I apply (37 credits completed so far, and will have 58 by the end of the fall term)
    Dean's List for Fall 2019 and Spring 2020
    Literally no extracurriculars LOL

    Not at all expecting to get in, but I figured I'd shoot my shot and see what happens
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  • UVAmenUVAmen 11 replies1 threads New Member
    Hey! It's great to see other people on CC who want to be in the class of '23 at UVA. We're early so hopefully participation in this thread will pickup as fall approaches. You seem like a great candidate, good luck!
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  • VALOVER111VALOVER111 5 replies0 threads New Member
    do you guys know when the application is going to be available?
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  • VALOVER111VALOVER111 5 replies0 threads New Member
    also aren't spring transfer admissions extremely hard ://
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  • UVAmenUVAmen 11 replies1 threads New Member
    edited July 24
    @VALOVER111 Admit rates for a fall transfer tend to be 35-40% according to UVA, but there are just fewer spots for the spring. The application should be available soon.

    From the transfer blog:
    There is no waitlist in our spring admission process. Please do keep in mind how much more limited in space the spring pool is - it is not even a tenth of the size of the fall semester enrollment. The acceptance rate for this spring pool was just under 16%
    edited July 24
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  • VALOVER111VALOVER111 5 replies0 threads New Member
    Oh dang now i’m scared. There’s no way i’m getting in hahah
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  • VALOVER111VALOVER111 5 replies0 threads New Member
    wait is everyone in this thread out of state or instate?
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  • VALOVER111VALOVER111 5 replies0 threads New Member
    The app is up now :)
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