I am going to be a senior in a semi-competitive high school.
UW GPA: 3.55 (with most rigorous courseload, took 5 AP's as a sophomore, and 2 as a frosh)
SAT: 2360 single sitting (800 M, 770 CR, 790 W 11 E); 2370 super scored ( same except 800W)
SAT Subject Tests: 800 MathIIC. will take lit, chem, and phys in october.
Advanced Coursework: AP Calculus BC, AP Statistics, AP Chemistry, AP Biology, AP World History, AP Art History, AP Human Geography, Multivariable Calculus, Probability Theory
Rocket City Math League, 3rd place
AIME Qualifier 2x
Numerous Chess awards at the state and national level
...not much else
Top ranked chess player (been playing since 4th grade)
2 years of volunteering at a local hospital
Research in engineering disease resistance in plants (hopefully doing Siemens next year...see how that goes)
Previous research in applications of partial differential equations to fluid mechanics
About 200 hrs of volunteer hours
president of few clubs here and there, nothing too big.
Colleges I'm looking at:
University of Chicago
University of Southern California
UT Austin (in-state to McCombs)
University of Miami
I don't think I have any hooks unless something big happens for me at siemens this year.
I would appreciate any and all opinions! Thank you in advance.