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Chances please

XJchayXXJchayX Registered User Posts: 73 Junior Member
edited December 2006 in University of Wisconsin
Asian Male

3.45 UW GPA
2220 SAT (770M, 720CR, 730W)
24 ACT
National Honor Roll
National Merit Semifinalist

I have taken the most challenging courseload my School has to offer, school has very good reputation (I am in 83rd percentile).

I have taken AP European history, American History, Physics, Language, Statistics, Calc, and CIS Spanish along with a slew of Honors classes.

Ap Euro- 4
Ap Stats- 5
Ap Calc- 4
Ap American history- 3
Ap Language- 4
Ap Physics- 4

Extracurricular-
My school is known for it's music program and has been ranked best in the midwest.

1 year Drumline

2 years leader of school's symphonic band

2 "superior" ratings in Minnesota instrumental solo contest

2 years Jazz band

1 year JV, 1 year V golf

I am also a drummer in a band outside of school, we played a Charity concert and raised 550 dollars for victims of Hurricane Katrina.

2 years Business Professionals of America

2 years Rock Climbing club

I volunteer to tutor middle school Spanish students 1-2 hours a week, have been for 2 years.

I have done 50 hours+ community service through church over the course of the past year

Leader of a church discussion group that meets every Friday at my church

Good recommendations.

I know by GPA is low, but do you think my test scores and heavy courseload will make up for it?

Thanks!
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