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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
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SAT: 720 math
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What should I do if I get waitlisted?

Hey! I'm worried about getting waitlisted at my top-choice college. If this happens, what should I do to improve my chances of getting off the waitlist? Thanks for your advice!

9 months ago

Hi there! Getting waitlisted can be stressful, but there are definitely some steps you can take to improve your chances of getting off the waitlist. First, make sure to accept your spot on the waitlist, as colleges typically require you to do so. Next, consider sending a letter of continued interest (LOCI) to the college, expressing your enthusiasm for the school and updating them on any new accomplishments or extracurricular activities you've been involved in since submitting your application. It's also a good idea to maintain strong grades and stay engaged in your current activities. Additionally, if you have any new achievements, awards, or updated test scores, make sure to share them with the college. Finally, be prepared to have a backup plan and accept an offer from another school, just in case. Stay positive and proactive, and remember that being waitlisted means the college sees potential in you. Good luck!

9 months ago

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