|Students who got into SUNYBI say:|
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| | I applied early action to Binghamton University. I also did a lot of extracurricular activity in high school. My GPA was about 3.78-3.8 and my SATs scores were about average at 1760.
transfer gpa has to be at least 3.4
| Geography and Geosciences|
| Apr 30 2012 | Binghamton is getting increasingly competitive every year. In fact, Binghamton's acceptance rate is only about 10% higher than Cornell's, which says a lot considering Cornell is an Ivy. My recommendation is don't slack off if you want to get into Bing. And if you're lucky enough to get into Bing, don't screw up because the university won't hesitate to kick you out considering there are hundreds of kids on the waiting list.
Good grades and solid extracurriculars are key to being a successful BU student. Being a mildly involved member of 10 clubs is nothing compared to being a leader or dedicated member of 1 or 2 activities. It's really about finding a balance: academics/grades and social activities. Finding a way to intertwine the 2 is a tremendous skill, and BU strives to make those connections.
| Political Science|| Sep 23 2011 |