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Case Western Reserve University

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Your Chances at CASE/CWRU
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at CASE/CWRU
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
10,095
8,323
# Admitted
4,031
3,682
% Admitted
39.9%
44.2%
% Overall
41.9%

Students who got into CASE/CWRU:

Tips mention: Interview (2), ACT/SAT (16), Grades (23), Sports/Extracurriculars (10), College Essay (10)
Average gpa, goodMay 24 2015Psychology
Average gpa, good test scores, good extracurriculars
ACT: 34 Female
To get in, you can either:Dec 27 2012Aerospace Engineering
To get in, you can either:

A)...be super smart and gifted and ace the standardized tests (ACT, SAT) and/or be valedictorian of your high school and/or do something else to prove you are a super-genius (start a charity, start a business, be Asian, etc).

or, what I did

B) Do well enough in high school academically to be in the top 10-25% of your high school class, be in a bunch of high school programs to prove you are a diverse student, and write really good essays on your application. They really emphasize diversity here.
ACT: 29 SAT: 1600 Male

Case was more forgiving than most other colleges, inAug 31 2012Mechanical Engineering
Case was more forgiving than most other colleges, in terms of GPA. I had a 2.9999 GPA (ridiculous, right?), a 32 on ACT's, a 2190 on SAT's, really good recommendations, and a good essay.

I think the test scores did the trick.
ACT: 32 SAT: 2190 Male

Study hard and get good gradesMay 05 2011Business - Management and Administration
Study hard and get good grades. ACT this year were 28-32 with math and science with Ivies.It will be harded to get in next year.
ACT: 34 Male
Not remotely hardApr 30 2011Chemistry
Not remotely hard. I see a huge mix of high school credentials. This ranges from people who got rejected literally everywhere (affirmative action students) and those who where valedictorians of their high school (but if they're from Ohio, they're still pretty dumb). Mostly people who didn't get in anywhere better. A lot of people seemed to have decent SATs, they seemed to care a lot less about GPAs. I know a 2.0 who got in with huge amounts of money. I think that you do stand a better chance if you apply to the humanities; a lot of them seemed to have weaker stats (even though there is a "one door" admissions policy).
SAT: 2130 Male
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