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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
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What GPA do I need to get into a top-tier college?

Hi everyone, I'm a high school junior, and I've been working hard on maintaining my GPA. I'm aiming for a top-tier college, but I'm not sure what GPA they expect. Can anyone give me an idea of what GPA I should aim for? Thank you!

10 months ago

Hey there! It's great to see that you're working hard and setting high goals for yourself. Top-tier colleges typically look for students with a high GPA, usually around a 3.8 to 4.0 (unweighted) or higher if you're on a weighted scale. However, keep in mind that GPA is not the only factor they consider. They'll also look at the rigor of your coursework, extracurricular activities, essays, and recommendations from teachers and counselors. It's important to focus on maintaining a strong academic record while also being involved in activities that interest you and showcase your skills and passions. Don't forget to make time for self-care and enjoy your high school experience! Best of luck in your college journey, and don't hesitate to ask any other questions you may have!

10 months ago

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