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Case Western Reserve University

Your Combined ACT:
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SAT Math + Verbal:
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Your Chances at CASE/CWRU
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at CASE/CWRU
(on SAT score alone)
# Applicants
# Admitted
% Admitted
% Overall

Students who got into CASE/CWRU:

Tips mention: Interview (2), ACT/SAT (16), Grades (23), Sports/Extracurriculars (10), College Essay (10)
Average gpa, good test scores, goodMay 24 2015Psychology
Average gpa, good test scores, good extracurriculars
ACT: 34 Female
People here do not understand that schools and employersFeb 17 2011Accounting
People here do not understand that schools and employers value extracurriculars as life experience. You can get in with a list of 4000 prissy activities but you are equally likely if you have a lot of deep things to say about a few activities, even off-beat. Shoot for 3.8 and over 1700 sat. Good essay is worth more than grades (real deep essay not crap about how you are the kings daughter). They will tell you they dont take ap at all but its a straight lie they take almost all ap.
SAT: 1860 Male
Well, I was in the last class to useMar 21 2008Political Science
Well, I was in the last class to use the old SAT's and I think getting a 1500 guaranteed acceptance at that point. My 1570 just happened to meet that requirement. I also had a GPA over 4.0 and plenty of extracurriculars, so I just assumed I would get into Case. Other than that, I don't know what was so great about my application because I didn't get into any of the other schools I applied to (UChicago, Princeton and Yale).
ACT: 33 SAT: 1570 Male
extracurMar 02 2008Unknown
Good Grades!
It seems like extracurriculars is something everyone is strong in. In my group of friends we have 3 or 4 class presidents, almost everyone was an athlete, and definitely a strong academic student.
SAT: 2110 Female
Find a fewApr 09 2007Biology
Find a few extracurricular activities about which you are passionate. A few extracurriculars pursued for many years and with leadership positions looks much better on a resume than membership in 10 clubs with no leadership experience and little time.
Case Western Reserve University
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