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Wesleyan ED/RD Chances

steinbeck1993steinbeck1993 Registered User Posts: 39 Junior Member
edited September 2010 in Wesleyan University
What are my ED/RD chances. I know my rank's a bit low. I'm Asian and from the south.

GPA - Unweighted: it depends on the scale but on the tougher one where a 90-93 isn't a 4.0 it's a 3.77
on the one where 90-100= 4.0 it's a 3.85
Class Rank: 8/118 around top 7%


Scores:

SAT I Math: 770
SAT I Critical Reading: 790
SAT I Writing: 690

1560/2250

790 USH SAT 2
710 Literature

I had 5 AP classes available to me freshman through junior year. I took 4 of them and took the test in 2 of them.
5- Apush 4- AP lit

Extracurriculars (my weak part)

JETS (Engineering Club) junior and senior year
Engineering competition team junior and senior year
Spanish Honor Society junior and senior year
Interact Club junior and senior year
Red Cross Club junior and senior year
spanish honor society junior and senior year
nhs junior and senior year

Leadership positions:
Co-founder/Vice President of my schools Spanish Honor Society

300 volunteering with poor people in my parent's home country ( done the summers of my freshman and sophomore year)

100 domestic (50 hospital, 5 domestic)
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Replies to: Wesleyan ED/RD Chances

  • boilingwaxboilingwax Registered User Posts: 258 Junior Member
    well, i would say your chances are pretty good, as your GPA and SAT scores are in line with wesleyan's usual students. however from what i've heard, wesleyan's kind of a crapshoot. you have to shine with a special sort of quality, show interest in something in particular, etc.

    make sure your application has something to make it stand out. wesleyan doesn't even offer a supplement so this will be harder.

    best of luck to you, i'm applying ED II. :)
  • NervusBreakdownNervusBreakdown Registered User Posts: 849 Member
    you have a good chance

    and wesleyan does offer a common app supplement
  • smartalic34smartalic34 Registered User Posts: 783 Member
    The supplement is purely informational - no essays or anything of the sort...
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