| CNC says: |
most competitive applicants for admission present evidence of academic motivation,
preparation, and ability. The middle 50% of admitted applicants
typically have a GPA between and 3.20 and a 3.90,
an ACT score between a 24 and 30, and a
SAT score between an 1150 and a 1350. In
addition, the Admission Committee is attracted to students with well
developed interests and talents, or with a willingness to get
involved and to be a member of a diverse college
community, and with a demonstrated commitment to service to others. "
|Students who got into CNC say:|
Essay (3) |
I had good test scores and grades and wrote a personal statement from the heart. I was also very involved in extra-curricular activities as a high school student. Service is also very important to Cornell and will improve your chances of getting in.
| Political Science|
| Sep 17 2012 | Getting involved with some sports teams. I was on the cusp of either getting in or not and because i was on the XC team, the coach vouched for me to get accepted. It was a breeze. Just apply and you will get in, judging by the average level of intelligence of this place. Get an interview, the admissions staff is very personable and friendly towards people, and very non-bureaucratic. (I got a personal signed card from my admissions officer congratulating me on getting in) If you show that you are a very intelligent, interesting person, this will boost you chances by a lot.