|Students who got into BC say:|
Essay (7) |
Don't overload your transcript with pointless activities. They want to see that you were dedicated to at least one thing for a long period of time rather than mindlessly joining clubs left and right. I only had one club as an activity (but I was the president... they like leadership stuff), and I think it also helps if you can say you held down a job while getting good grades. I had a job through all of high school, I think that helped as well.
| History/Histories (art history/etc.)|
| Aug 26 2003 |
Good grades, all AP/honors classes, high SATs, a lot of extracurricular activities w/ leadership positions
| Business - Management and Administration|| Jul 05 2003 | BC LOVES extracurricular activities, especially community service type things.
Be very well rounded. Test scores mean nothing if you aren't involved. One of my friends was denied with at 34 ACT but a new friend of mine was accepted, like I was, with at 29 and we were more involved in outside activities in high school than my first friend who was denied.
| Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc|| Oct 20 2002 |