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Duke University
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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
SAT: 720 math
| 800 verbal


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When should I start prepping for the SAT?

Hi, I'm a junior in high school, and I've heard a lot about the SAT. I was just wondering when I should start preparing for it? Should I start now or wait until senior year? Any advice would be much appreciated!

9 months ago

Hi there! It's great that you're thinking about the SAT already. In general, it's a good idea to start preparing for the SAT during your junior year. This gives you enough time to familiarize yourself with the test format and content, as well as allows you to identify and work on any areas where you might need improvement.

By starting your prep early, you'll also have the chance to take the test multiple times if needed, which can help you improve your scores and feel more confident. Many students take the SAT for the first time in the spring of their junior year and, if necessary, again in the fall of their senior year. Don't forget to also consider the timeline for college applications, as you'll want to have your scores ready by the application deadlines.

Good luck with your SAT prep, and remember that practice and preparation are key to success!

9 months ago

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