I was wondering if you knew about standards about specific schools like UF and such, I already got into UCF with a 5200$ scholarship but that was with my old SAT score of 1230, I now have a 1300 with a HPA (I already know I have the 100% Bright Futures so that wasn’t really my question) but my question was what were the requirements for UF summer, I’ve read the charts and such about – for summer and 1070-1300 but besides that I feel I’m a little low on the standards with a but I have done over 13 clubs at my school (which I have been readily involved with all including JV Cross Country and Varsity Track), Hispanic, my Mother attended the University in the 80’s, and I believe form the responses that I’ve gotten from my Guidance and peers that I wrote a good essay. With your expertise in the college application pool, do you feel that I could get in or would it be based solely on my lower HPA.
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Q. Through this struggle and success, what have your learned? What is the wisdom of life and competition? What is your message to the new aspirants?
I think this competition is not about knowledge or intelligence. Your attitude, frame of mind and approach really matters and make a huge difference in your success of failure. My wisdom is enjoy your journey if you want to reach your destination in civil services. This article might help here how to go about it.
Q. Many hardworking candidates have failed in Mains/Interview of CSE-2015. They’re feeling cynical, hopeless and depressed- what is your message to them?
Yes its very troubling when you loose out after coming so close. My only message is that we have to keep our minds positive. On one side we might look our selves as loosers and fall in a trap of negativity. On the other hand we can look it positively that we have reached among the top 1% , now we can to put more efforts to be among top %. The biggest test in this exam is that of patience. One who keeps it, learns from his mistake and work with consistency eventually succeeds.