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Senior wondering if there's hope left for the rest of my schools...

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I've been accepted to two state schools so far and BU (which I can't afford unless my FA appeal works out). I've been rejected from Pomona, and waitlisted at Georgetown and Pitzer (legacy at Pitzer). Let me know what you think my chances are with the rest of my schools listed below.

Duke
Vanderbilt
Tulane
U of Miami
Northeastern
Columbia
Yale
UPenn
Princeton (deferred EA)

Here are my stats:

SAT: 780 Math, 760 EBRW
SAT II: 760 Math II, 720 Bio (M)
Class Rank: top 10%
GPA: 3.99 UW, 4.7ish weighted

AP's: 11 in total (5 this year): BC Calc, Stats, Spanish, English Lit., and European History
Music Theory: 5
Bio, APUSH, World History: 4
English Language, Chemistry: 3

Intended Major: Neuroscience (Pre-med)

EC's: Hospital Mentorship, Seal of Biliteracy (Spanish), All-state recommendation for musical instrument, Varsity Tennis captain (state-semifinalist team), Co-Editor-In-Chief of school newspaper, Student Government (including class president, 10th grade), Best Buddies, ABRSM Grade 8 pianist, Wildlife Biology internship with local non-profit, NHS, A Capella group Co-President.

Work: teaching tennis, music gigs

Awards: just minor school awards

Essays+Supplements: I felt like they were strong, but you can never be sure

Hooks: none...

I'm not feeling amazing about my current results, but I need to realize that I will still do well at the schools I've gotten into. Please let me know what you think.


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