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7 months ago
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Is the gpa require firm Or could they accept lower
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Is the gpa require firm Or could they accept lower

I had a health problem the past 2 years that impacted my school life so my grades suffered is there a chance to explain that ?

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7 months ago

If you have experienced struggles with your health and/or other factors outside of your control that have lowered your grades, you can explain that in the 'additional information' section of your college application. Health issues are a valid reason for lower grades, so make sure you explain that.

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7 months ago

Many GPA requirements are just very strong suggestions and colleges may still take the time to look at your application. If you are under the GPA requirement it is crucial that you have a killer essay and other factors that will still make them consider you.

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