Primarily A's in the most challenging courses available (usually including Honors, AP, and/or IB level courses.)
Top 5-10% of graduating class.
Standardized test scores
SAT or PSAT scores > 1310
ACT composite score > 28
We also recommend submitting any AP, IB, TOEFL, or SAT Subject Test scores. Review the standardized testing requirements for each college.
We also look for evidence of strong writing ability, intellectual spark, and determination through essays and teacher/counselor recommendations