Getting into Norwich university

Discussion in 'Service Academy Preparatory Schools' started by ShayAshlee122, Dec 9, 2012.

  1. ShayAshlee122

    ShayAshlee122 New Member

    Dec 9, 2012
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    senior in high school.i've never even thought about joining the military until last summer, so joining ROTC has never even crossed my mind,until now but it's too late

    Grades = ( A's and B's ) , except for my sophomore year ( i did ok ).
    - GPA = 2.7 - 2.8 on a scale of 4.0
    - one AP class, which is English ( currently taking )

    - 2 jobs,one of which i'm currently working at,
    - mentoring program ( big brother, big sister ) .

    SATs 1st time = 1250 ; 350 reading, 460 math, 430 writing
  2. falconfamily

    falconfamily 5-Year Member

    Jan 28, 2011
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    It's never too late, but you need to recognize that there will be less opportunities for you as your academic resume stands. There is not much you can do about your GPA right now as a senior, so the area you can most affect is your SAT's and ACT's. Try each one, you may score better in one than the other. Then study for and take the test as much as you can to improve your score. You did not list any extra-curriculars, this is important and can make your application much stronger. Good Luck.
  3. reardont

    reardont New Member

    Dec 11, 2012
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    If you're interested in Norwich, I would strongly encourage you to apply. What do you think you would like to major in? Where do you see yourself after you graduate from college?

    I would recommend taking the SAT or ACT again; the first time you never do as well as you'd like, just because of test-anxiety.

    You can complete the Norwich application online. Once we have your application, high school transcript, SAT/ACT scores, we will review your file. You may also send an essay and letters of recommendation.

    Please let me know if you have any questions- I am more than happy to help.


    Tim Reardon
    Senior Associate Director
    Office of Admissions
    Norwich University

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