4. What are you looking for in applicants?

Some key qualities and characteristics that will be favorable for your application include:

  • Demonstrated interest and rationale driving the decision to apply to said high-demand major(s).

  • Academic achievement, including grades*, course load, consistent academic excellence, and high performance in prerequisite courses,

  • Consistency and impact in extracurricular activities,

  • Personal attributes and life experience suggesting leadership, maturity, ethical character, teamwork, and goal orientation,

  • Communication and analytical skills as demonstrated by responses to essay questions

*While a GPA minimum is not required at this time, grades and grade trends may be considered.