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Re: The Official BLSD "What Are My Chances?/Where Should I Apply?" Thread
« Reply #3570 on: July 29, 2009, 02:05:00 PM »
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2.9-3.1 UGPA
americorps/city year/teach for america/peace corps type program
lots of other extracurricular activities
targets? reaches? ranges for scholarships?

thanks for the info and advice on this board.  sorry for the brevity, but i don't want to be too public.

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Re: The Official BLSD "What Are My Chances?/Where Should I Apply?" Thread
« Reply #3571 on: July 29, 2009, 11:01:22 PM »
Aim for 7-14.  Reach for 3-7.  If you actually have a 3.1, you might throw an app at Harvard too, for fun.

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Re: The Official BLSD "What Are My Chances?/Where Should I Apply?" Thread
« Reply #3572 on: July 30, 2009, 03:21:54 AM »
if i'm down in the wash u range due to geographic restrictions, do you think scholarships will be possible?

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Re: The Official BLSD "What Are My Chances?/Where Should I Apply?" Thread
« Reply #3573 on: July 30, 2009, 04:49:18 AM »
You should definitely be able to get in to WashU with $$ (any where frm 25k/yr to full tuition)

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Re: The Official BLSD "What Are My Chances?/Where Should I Apply?" Thread
« Reply #3574 on: July 30, 2009, 06:21:05 AM »
indeed

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Re: The Official BLSD "What Are My Chances?/Where Should I Apply?" Thread
« Reply #3575 on: July 30, 2009, 08:25:06 AM »
thank you very much!

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Re: The Official BLSD "What Are My Chances?/Where Should I Apply?" Thread
« Reply #3576 on: August 03, 2009, 03:24:05 PM »
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Re: The Official BLSD "What Are My Chances?/Where Should I Apply?" Thread
« Reply #3577 on: August 05, 2009, 09:55:35 PM »
Black male
169
2.9-3.1 UGPA
americorps/city year/teach for america/peace corps type program
lots of other extracurricular activities
targets? reaches? ranges for scholarships?

thanks for the info and advice on this board.  sorry for the brevity, but i don't want to be too public.

You'll get into M and V.  Good shot at P.  Out at B.  In @ the rest of the t-14.

BTW, I had a 3.0 / 169 and got a full ride + stipend at WUSTL.  Don't go there though.  Seriously.
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Re: The Official BLSD "What Are My Chances?/Where Should I Apply?" Thread
« Reply #3578 on: August 06, 2009, 02:26:32 PM »
thanks t L.  Why do you say no for WUSTL?

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Re: The Official BLSD "What Are My Chances?/Where Should I Apply?" Thread
« Reply #3579 on: August 06, 2009, 07:29:08 PM »
thanks t L.  Why do you say no for WUSTL?

Eh, I should qualify my statement by saying that it depends on what you want to do.  If you're interested in a low-paying job after graduation, then take the full ride.  If you're from St. Louis and you wan to stay in St. Louis immediately after graduation, then go.  Other than that, I wouldn't go to WUSTL because options coming out of there are so limited.
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