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Tips mention: Interview (1), ACT/SAT (16), Grades (18), Sports/Extracurriculars (2), College Essay (6)
Do lots of extracurricular activities, and be in theMar 27 2005Accounting
Do lots of extracurricular activities, and be in the top 10% of your class, having SAT scroes above 1350, and show lot of interest in AU. They are getting a lot of applications, and are getting competative, so they will only select the best overall students.
ACT: 31 SAT: 1490 Male
Have a well rounded high school resumeMar 25 2005Public Policy
ACT: 29 SAT: 1330 Female
GPA of above 3Mar 21 2005Accounting
GPA of above 3.5 and SAT above 1350 should do the job.
ACT: 32 SAT: 1490 Female
I scored a 1560 on SAT and hand a GPA of 3Mar 17 2005Computer Science
I scored a 1560 on SAT and hand a GPA of 3.4. I strongly recommend that have SAT's above 1350 mark and a good GPA with lot's of activities and you should be in the top 15% of your class at LEAST, as AU's enrolling Fall 2005 class will be the most competative, also, AU is dramatically for the first time reducing it's acceptance rate, making it much more competative.
ACT: 33 SAT: 1560 Male
Well...I had a C average and got into theMar 16 2005Undecided
Well...I had a C average and got into the honors prog. That said, I had almost 700 V on my SAT's and I took a lotta AP's. I would definitely try getting in if I had low GPA but score well on tests.
SAT: 1190 Female
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