2017 Appointees, what were your credentials?


Hello. This is a thread for people who have already received class of 2021 appointments. What are your credentials? For example, SAT/ACT, GPA, extracurricular stuff, and anything that would contribute to your appointment.


Being super proud of my DS, I will give you his credentials:

GPA = 106/100, AF Adjusted GPA = 4.2
SAT = 1450/2090
Class Rank #1 (Valedictorian Texas 6A HS)
Senior of the Year Award
10 AP Classes, 2 Dual Credit Classes
TX 6A HS All-State Band x 2 years
Cross Country 4 years (Lettered, Captain Sr Yr)
Track 4 years (Lettered)
Honor Society
Volunteer work (Habitat for Humanity, Church, etc)
AFROTC Freshman Year UT-Austin
UT Austin GPA 4.0
Two Nominations (MOC, AFROTC)
Various Recognitions (San Antonio Scholar Athlete, Student Athlete, etc)
I am probably more average with some of my credentials because I did not always do 'typical' sports:

GPA: 4.3 weighted
SAT: 1430/1600
ACT: 35 (32 math, 36 science, 35 in both English and Reading)
Class Rank: Top 10%
6 AP Classes
Track 3 years (Lettered all 3 in both seasons)
2x world medalist in Irish dancing (yes, that is a sport)
3 Honor Societies
Cum Laude Society
Volunteer Work (Counselor at children's bereavement camp, founder of a toy drive for local cancer foundation)
Various Writing and Sports Awards and Recognitions

Hope this helps! Good luck with everything!



ACT 32/33
SAT 1420
GPA 4.25 with heavy AP load including Calc and Physics
No class rankings done
2 yrs varsity football
3 yrs varsity basketball and track
Co-founded HS business club and held offices
Solid CFA performance
*was not recruited for sports FYI

Don't forget the CFA !!


ACT 27
GPA 3.85 with 2 Calc classes and physics
Class Rank 6
2 years varsity football, varsity team captain, playoff team captain
3 years varsity track, 4th place state relay team
1 year basketball
Vice president of leadership club
Class treasurer
Held after school job (10-19hrs wk)
National honor society
Volunteer work at nursing home and local Radio Observatory
College Reapplicant- 1 year of college cross country, 6th place regional
CFA- Above average on everything, max on 3

For everyone that gets discouraged by a first year denial, or even low test scores, here's the proof! Keep working hard, test scores aren't everything


5-Year Member
Ok I'll play :)

ACT 33
SAT 2160, perfect 800 math all three times he took it.
13 AP classes all 4s and 5s so far.
National AP scholar
National Merit Commended
GPA 5.09, kept the same for USAFA
Class rank 9/563
NHS treasurer
Rho Kappa President
other clubs
Year round job
4 year varsity athlete
Boys State
Solid CFA.


ACT 29

7 AP classes

GPA 4.75 on a 5 scale

Class rank 1/240

NHS president

Key club participant with about 550 hours

Civil Air Patrol Commander and First Sergeant with various awards

Club soccer

Football 2 letters

Track 3 letters

CFA maxed on push-ups and sit-ups above average on the rest

Various jobs

Boys State

Working towards Pilots License


ACT: 35 (35 in all sections but math with a 33)
1430 SAT
8 AP Classes
4.41 GPA weighted
AP Scholar
National Merit Finalist
Class Rank: 4 out of 311
National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, and Spanish Honor Society
AJROTC Battalion Commander
Captain of nationally ranked drill team
Captain of nationally ranked JLAB team (an academic bowl team)
3 Years of Civil Air Patrol
Private Pilots License
1 Year Varsity Football
1 Year JV Baseball, 4 Year of Club Baseball
CFA: maxed push-ups, above average sit-ups, 7:12 mile, slightly below average pull-ups (can't remember number), average shuttle run
100+ hours of community service thanks to school representative group and helping at a summer camp for military kids

That's all I got


Proud parent of USAFA C/O 2021
Some notables,:)

ACT 35 (36 English, 33 math, 34 Reading, 35 S/R) - only 1 sitting
SAT 2240/2400, perfect 800 math.
IB diploma candidate
National AP scholar
National Merit Commended
GPA 3.84/4.0
Class rank-- DNR
Mu Alpha Theta Founder/President
Various school clubs
solid ECs
part-time job
2 sports varsity athlete
Boys State attendee
NASS, SLE attendee
Solid CFA.