nonprofit-prophet wrote:Well, I happen to know a white guy that currently attends Yale after being waitlisted. He had a 168. So... let's not make huge assumptions about OP receiving a boost. Maybe he had a killer app.
Should I clarify I'm a woman? Hah.
I was academically accomplished at my run-of-the-mill liberal arts school [80-pg senior thesis in Spanish, probably strong LORs, Phi Beta Kappa...] but isn't everyone who applies to HYS? I feel no more special than anyone else, if anything, I'm certain I'm underqualified.
Also, is that what 'softs' are? Your accomplishments outside of the GPA/LSAT breakdown?