How to get into cambridge or oxford university?
I plan on applying to study at cambridge or oxford university, what should I be doing now in order for my application to stand out
Asked By: julie o - 3/27/2012
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All of the people who answered top grades and great recommendations are right but it's not what's going to make you get into Oxford. You don't need a 4.0, although that's nice and you don't need a perfect SAT, of course it would help. I was not a perfect student but I was still able to get into the school, New College... More
Answered By: Lawrence - 3/27/2012
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4.0 Unweighted average throughout high school. Great SAT scores, A lot of Leadership experience (publication editor, club president, model UN, JA business president/treasurer, sports captain, etc.). Academic Competition Awards (Science Fairs, Math Competitions, Writing or Business Plan Competitions). And, a lot of... More
Answered By: Karen B - 3/27/2012
You need to have excellent grades, along with a very good recommendations, essays, etc,. I think it would be a good idea for you to apply to other schools as well, especially ones that offer study abroad programs at Cambridge and/or Oxford! I think if you study abroad at one of these schools, you receive a diploma from... More
Answered By: Julie - 3/27/2012
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