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What do you think, Can I get In????

washingtonian151washingtonian151 101 replies25 threads Junior Member
edited November 2005 in University of Washington
It's crunch time... and i've gotta make a final list of colleges. I love the UW, mainly becuase i've grown up around it. Do you think I could make it in?

Asian Indian Male from Seattle Suburbs (Born in India, but now US citizen). Lived here for 13 years.

GPA; 3.2 uw / 3.6 w
SAT; 740 M/ 650 V

Honors/ AP; 10 honors classes (9-11th grade)/ 3 AP classes (11-12th)

-Tennis (JV captain junior year (good team)), Varsity senior year. 4 years total.
-Marching Band (internationally acclaimed, we've won awards in dublin, england, and canada, and just got invited to be in the holiday bowl) 4 years
-Marching Band president and Lt. Drum Major
-Track (1 year)
-Bowling team (yes it's a sport at our school) (1 year)
-ASB elected official (2 years)
-Link Crew (like big brother). 1 year.
- Wind Ensemble (4 years)
- DECA (1 year, only available to seniors)
-Volunteered 100 hours at the Pacific Science Center

Awards/ Achievements;
-Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth since 5th grade

Do you think I'm in?
edited November 2005
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  • Wombat306Wombat306 264 replies13 threads Junior Member
    i think you have a definite chance of getting in...especially if you live in Washington...(btw...how's the Asain Indian population there? I'm thinking about applying there too, though it'll be out-of-state for me :( )
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  • simfishsimfish . 1022 replies103 threads Senior Member
    Your GPA is below average. Is there a reason for it? Starting this year, the UW has overhauled its admissions process, rendering the admission index obsolete, so they'll be more holistic in evaluating your application.
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  • sevenseven 170 replies2 threads Junior Member
    70% +/- 10% depending on essay
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  • washingtonian151washingtonian151 101 replies25 threads Junior Member
    alright thanks... btw, does the UW have a pre-law advisory program?
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  • seaissaseaissa 63 replies1 threads Junior Member
    I know the uw has a couple clubs like phi alpha delta among several others. They don't have a specific program for law though. The closest thing to that is the Law, Societies and Justice Major. I don't know if that actually answered your question but that's a couple of the opportunities for those interested in pre-law/law.
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