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The Dean Does Not Do "Chances"

Question: I am currently a junior in high school and I am wondering what my chances are of getting into an Ivy League school. I have a 3.7 unweighted GPA and a 4.1 weighted. My SAT scores are all in the 700-800 range with my highest scores in Science and Math. Now that I'm passed the halfway point in my high school career I'm starting to get nervous because I don't have many extracurricular things going on.

“The Dean" does not do “chances" assessments. I would be at it 24/7, if I were to try to respond to all such questions. My inbox is flooded with them and, in most cases, it's irresponsible to make these assessments based on the information that arrives with an “Ask the Dean" question.

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