Do I have a shot at Yale?
Hey guys! I'm an international student (Indian) who really wants to get admitted into the Yale CS Program.
I'm applying to Yale as a SCEA (Single Choice Early Action, non-binding) Applicant.
ACT score: 34
8th Grade: A- (84%)
9th Grade: A- (88.45%)
10th Grade: A+ (94.2%)
11th Grade: A- (84%)
12th Grade: A- (86%)
1) School soccer captain in 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th (in the school team since the 4th grade) - Played State Level Soccer
2) Won the Most Valuable Player award while representing school in the soccer festival (u-17)
3) State Level Tennis Player - I also have a National Rank
4) Athlete: 100m and 200m gold medalist ( 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th) - I was injured for our annual sports meet in the 12th grade
1) 20 hours of social service at a Door Step School
2) 10 hours of volunteering in a fund raiser (Blind Marathon)
3) 7-8 hours of environmental hazard campaigning
1) Elected as the School Head Boy by the students and teachers of the school on our Annual Election Day ( Teachers nominate and students vote )
2) Nominee for the School Sports Captain
3) Best Speaker Award at inter-school debate competition
4) Stood 3rd in the all India Declamation Competition
5) School Ambassador for the TERI-TETRA PAK competitions and workshops
6) Took part in 3 MUNs - Received an honourable mention in one
In Relation to CS:
1) Took part in many IT Quiz competitions ( Infosys, TCS, Cyber Crime Quiz, etc )
2) Took online programming courses which were not part of the school curriculum
3) Currently aware of 7 programming languages: Python, C#, C++, Java, Java script, Basic HTML, Visual Basic
4) Qualified for the Google Code Jam
5) Accepted in the Google Engineering Practicum Internship for 2018
1) Hosted the School Annual Day Program
2) Hosted the school Independence Day Program
3) Acted in an authentic Shakespeare Play - The Merchant Of Venice
4) Performed at 3 live Music Concerts - I have been learning to play the guitar since 5th grade
Given all this, do you think I will can be accepted at Yale?