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The University of Wisconsin Madison

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

30 ACT

Dec 06 2014Biology
30 ACT
4.2 weighted
3.65 unweighted
out-of-state student
Honor Societies (french, national, and math)
3 sport athlete
There's no formula to getting in...if the committee thinks you can compete at this university, you will get in. It's tough once you get here, but a degree from UW-Madison goes a long way. Good luck future badgers
ACT: 30 Female

Did well in high school, did decent on some

Jul 27 2014Engineering Department
Did well in high school, did decent on some tests and then wrote an essay about how the lake on campus was nice and I wanted to sail
ACT: 34 Female

I took 7 AP classes my last two years

Mar 19 2014Undecided
I took 7 AP classes my last two years of high school (total) and was involved in many, many extracurriculars.
ACT: 25 SAT: 1150 Female

Honestly I dont know, I don't work for admissions

Feb 26 2014Language - French/Spanish/etc.
Honestly I dont know, I don't work for is one to answer this question? I do not know the deciding factor that granted my admissions, nor can I speculate this...
ACT: 21 Female

I wasn't a great student in high school

Feb 14 2014Electrical Engineering
I wasn't a great student in high school. got around 3.3 with little to no effort. Pulled a 31 on my ACT with a 35 in math which helped when trying to get into engineering. I'm a good writer too, so my essays were pretty on point. What probably put me over the edge the though were my parents being legacies and a letter of recomendation from the superintendent of my school district who used to play football for the Badgers.
ACT: 31 Male
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