Sep 13 2013Chemical Engineering High ACTs! My ACT comp was 35 and I was in the student gov in high school. Show that you're assertive and a gungho kinda person.
ACT: 35 Female
Aug 11 2013Anthropology I had very high standardized test scores, good grades and challenging courses in high school. I was very involved in hs: captain of baseball team, many club activities, NJ State History Fair winner, band, School newspaper, etc.
SAT: 1403 Male
Nov 16 2012Industrial Operations Engineering Make sure to differentiate yourself in your application. They are looking to build a diverse and exceptional student body. The applicant base just gets more competitive every year. Being a girl applying to McCormick doesn't hurt either!
ACT: 31 Female
May 06 2012Industrial Operations Engineering Work hard having a strong academic background is important, but not everything. They look for a strong interest in the school as well as diverse and multifaceted students.
ACT: 31 Female
Oct 14 2011PreVet and Veterinary It's not easy. The GPA and the scores are necessary, but as you've heard a million times, they are not enough. The acceptance rate keeps dropping, so it's only getting tougher. So write your essay about something particular about Northwestern. Research university programs, or pick a special thing that interests you/excites you - even if you're an undecided major - and write about that. Oh, and interview!! Alum are great, so your alum interview can only help you. It helps you look good to the school and it gives you an opportunity to talk to someone about the school who actually went there.
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