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Harvard University

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Your Combined ACT:
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SAT Math + Verbal:
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Your Chances at Harvard
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at Harvard
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
18,062
16,888
# Admitted
1,126
1,062
% Admitted
6.2%
6.3%
% Overall
6.3%

Students who got into Harvard:

Tips mention: Interview (4), ACT/SAT (8), Grades (15), Sports/Extracurriculars (13), College Essay (8)
Did very well on my SAT and in HSApr 03 2015Biology
Did very well on my SAT and in HS. Look elsewhere for an undergraduate experience and come back to Harvard for Grad school.
SAT: 1580 Female
I was completely unique as a human beingApr 15 2014Archaeology
I was completely unique as a human being. That's really the only way in.
Male
Apply early, and buy any Books (for a MOOC)Apr 01 2014Religion/Religious
Apply early, and buy any Books (for a MOOC) 2 weeks before Class starts. Stay up on your work, don't fall behind.
Male
I auditioned at the campusSep 24 2013Perfomance Arts
I auditioned at the campus. Definitely do a live audition rather than a video if you want the school to consider you.
SAT: 1200 Female
I would recommend that any incoming freshman should beMay 29 2012History/Histories (art history/etc.)
I would recommend that any incoming freshman should be fully engage and show a passion for any extracurricular(s) they are in. Resarch about the kind of students the school would normally accept, and show these values that you may possess though your application (and to your interviewer if you have been invited to have an interview).
SAT: 2040 Female
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