Oct 27 2003English Good grades are important. But EVEN MORE important is being able to differentiate yourself in some way from the rest of the applicants. Creative leadership experiences and fascinating life experiences are desirable. Be unique -- be interesting. SAT: 1370 Female
Jul 17 2003Psychology Cornell looks heavily at your G.P.A., Class Rank, Faculty Recomendations, A.C.T. and/or S.A.T., and with moderate heavy importance: your extra curricular activities. Your essay should also demonstrate who you are as a person while equally demonstrating your writting abilities. Cornell likes candidates who know how to write; therefore, take A.P. courses in high school that require advanced writting skills, and it will help you when you get here in the Fall. The average ACT score for incoming freshman is between 27 and 29. I do not know the average SAT score. It is also important that you take at least 2 years of foriegn language, 3 years of math, and 4 years of English is a must.
Once admmitted you can breathe, but be prepared to work hard and also play hard. Male