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Do colleges consider class rank?

Hello! I'm a junior, and I was wondering if colleges take class rank into account when reviewing applications. My school ranks students, but I'm not sure if it's something I should be concerned about. Thanks for any insights!

11 months ago

Hi there! Yes, colleges do consider class rank as one of the factors when reviewing applications. It gives them an idea of how you've performed academically compared to your peers. However, it's important to note that class rank is just one of many factors that colleges take into account. They also consider your GPA, standardized test scores, extracurricular activities, essays, and letters of recommendation to get a comprehensive understanding of you as a candidate. While it's good to be aware of your class rank, don't let it become the sole focus of your application. Instead, concentrate on maintaining strong grades, participating in meaningful extracurricular activities, and crafting a well-rounded application. Remember, colleges are looking for students who will contribute positively to their campus community, so showcasing your unique qualities and experiences can help you stand out. Best of luck with your college applications!

11 months ago

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