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Chance me (OOS)

somethingsfishysomethingsfishy Registered User Posts: 25 New Member
edited June 2011 in University of Washington
GPA: 3.62-66 UW, 4.4something weighted
Class rank: Top 20% (My school is NUTS, the #1 class rank last year had a 4.86)
Grade trend: Nonexistent. 3.57 freshman year, 3.86 sophmore year, and either a 3.57 or 3.43 junior year.
SAT: 2020 (730 CR, 680 W, 610 M) Retaking next week, I didn't study at all for the 2020.

US Gov & Pol (4)
WHAP (4 or 5)
Environmental science (5)
English 11 (5)
English 12 (haven't taken yet, probably a 4 or 5)
Bio (Haven't taken yet, it WILL be a 5)
Calc AB (3)
Statistics (3,4, or 5, haven't taken yet)
European History (4 or 5)

Extracurriculars: Black belt in taekwondo, raised and bred endangered cichlids (type of fish) and designed seminars for young people to understand ecosystems, 4 years of XC, 2 years of track. Published in the official journal of the American Cichlid association at age 13, received two awards for my article, including member of the year.

Internship: Docent of education at the national aquarium in Washington DC

Essays: Will be spectacular

Teacher & counselor recs: N/A (UW doesn't look, right?)

Applying with a STRONG interest in their school of aquatic and fisheries science.

State: Maryland
Ethnicity: White
Income bracket: 100k+

Do you think I'll get in? I know my grades could be better, but I'm hoping the stellar extracurriculars make up for it.
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