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Cornell University

Your Combined ACT:
SAT Math + Verbal:
Your Chances at Cornell
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at Cornell
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
19,552
16,835
# Admitted
3,278
3,260
% Admitted
16.8%
19.4%
% Overall
18.0%
Students who got into Cornell:

Tips mention: Interview (4), ACT/SAT (33), Grades (42), Sports/Extracurriculars (12), College Essay (17)

Sep 08 2014Computer Science
I was deferred early, admitted regular.
Work hard in high school.
ACT: 34 SAT: 2340 Female
Jun 19 2014Mechanical Engineering
Keep in mind you're coming to university with the goal of studying a subject and getting a degree in that subject. Best thing you can do is show why you're interested in that subject and how you plan on earning that degree. Show them you mean business.
ACT: 34 SAT: 1540 Male
Mar 10 2014Mechanical Engineering
I had built up a great resume and was involved in A LOT of activities/sports/clubs etc. in high school which I think really helped me get in. I also had a 4.0; obviously grades are very important. My SATs weren't that great though but I wish they were better so I could've gotten into the school I actually wanted to go to.
SAT: 2020 Female
Sep 29 2013Biology
If you are not an engineer and are ignoring my advice to apply to another college (probably because of an irrational obsession with the Ivy title), then to get admission, be sure to keep your GPA above a 3.85/4.00, take at least 7 AP courses successfully, involve yourself in at least three extra curricular activities in two different areas, and carefully write your college essays.
SAT: 2310 Female
Sep 26 2013Psychology
I was recruited to run, but you must be an exemplary student with a good application.
SAT: 1330 Female
Jul 22 2013Unknown
project papers related to electronics and communication engineering
Female
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