Apps finally complete - chance me please

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moandersen
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Apps finally complete - chance me please

Postby moandersen » Sun Jan 17, 2010 2:49 am

164, 3.08

-3 years good work experience in IT field
-2 years as varsity head coach at high ranking high school
-non-urm minority
-solid ps, lors
-wrote optional essays for all schools that had the option
-wrote diversity statement for schools that stressed diversity
-Illinois resident (both parents graduated from UofI)

Reaches:
Illinois
William and Mary

Target:
Wisconsin
Wake Forest

Strong Target:
USD
UConn
Loyola

Safety:
Depaul

The only rejection im expecting is from Illinois. The others are a toss up. Thanks for any insight!

lawyer879
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Re: Apps finally complete - chance me please

Postby lawyer879 » Sun Jan 17, 2010 11:42 pm

I think you have a good shot at Illi. Your story is very unique!

Good luck.

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flyingpanda
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Re: Apps finally complete - chance me please

Postby flyingpanda » Mon Jan 18, 2010 1:18 am

Good list, should think about throwing an app at Indiana-Bloomington

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moandersen
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Re: Apps finally complete - chance me please

Postby moandersen » Mon Jan 18, 2010 8:48 pm

I would, but I dont want to live in Indiana. I know it would be a great opportunity, but Im only applying to places where I would be happy to live for at least three years....

thanks for the input though.




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