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Harvard prospective students

I'm an international student and I'm scared my application will not be as good as I want

Hi !

I'm an international student from France and I'm into the application process for a few months now and I'd like to know if people from harvard who review our applications know about our school system ?

We do not (almost) have time for extracurriculars in France, I have excellent results ( 17,5/20 in12th grade atm) but my application is quite poor in extracurriculars :(

I won't submit my SAT scores

If my essays are really good, do I still have a chance to get in ?

AP classes aren't available in my country, I've already a part of my exams results ( French subject: 16/20 and 18/20 which both mean A+)

Thanks by advance !

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