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Students who got into PITT/UPittsburgh-Pittsburgh:

Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (15), Grades (25), Sports/Extracurriculars (5), College Essay (16)
I had terrible grades throughout high school and inJun 01 2015Neuroscience/Cognitive Science
I had terrible grades throughout high school and in college, but I still got into Pitt. It just goes to show how pathetic Pitt's admissions department is. The administration probably wouldn't let someone with a 3.57 average in because they're all too busy with their heads up each other's asses.
I have friends in the admissions departmentFeb 22 2015Computer Science
I have friends in the admissions department. SAT and GPA are super important. Challenging courses are a real plus. It's honestly got to do more with how rigorous your high school curriculum is than how smart you are.
SAT: 2240 Male
Do well in high schoolJul 29 2014Computer Engineering
Do well in high school. Consider going elsewhere, though; your education is important.
Have an individualized an interesting essay that sticks outMar 03 2014Philosophy
Have an individualized an interesting essay that sticks out and makes the admissions faculty remember you. Reach out to admissions board etc... and build a strong relationship with the school before you begin the application process.
SAT: 1170 Male
Apply EARLYDec 18 2013Mechanical Engineering
Apply EARLY. If you don't get in the first time, take your SATs again, and if they approve, APPLY AGAIN. My friend did this and got in the second time around.
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