Virtual Tours by Students
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So something that is definitely worth mentioning about Texas A and M is the application process, and it's a huge school. They take a lot of students, but our acceptance rate is still pretty low because it's a very highly esteemed university. If you're in high school and you're wondering how to get into and him, the best way to try to do that is to be in the top ten percent of your class eight percent check. They're pretty sure it's eight percent now, but it was ten when I went through, but that number is getting lower and lower. That being said, if you are not in the top ten percent or a percent, whatever it is and you still want to go to an M, do not let that discourage you from applying. I have had friends get in through automatic acceptance. I've had friends getting through their essays and their scores, and so I've seen a lot of the scenarios happen. Even if you think that your chances air lower, if you're not in the top, whatever percentage it is, you could definitely still get it. Then just some last minute advice to all of you for applying for colleges right now. I know that this is and I know that college is a hard process and it's really hard to knowledge your mind go to a place of like, Well, if I don't get into this one or I don't pick from these three or I've stuck between two and I make the wrong decision that I'm not gonna be happy and that's just not true. All you have to focus on is coming at every college that you're researching with an open mind and not having preconceived ideas. It looking at campus really looking at the tour's doing research on college websites to find places multiple, that you can see yourself thriving in fitting in. I promise you, as long as you pick one of those places, you will end up where you are supposed to be. Look for a place that has lots of opportunities for involvement in advancement. Look for a place where kids are into it there into the spirit of a football game and the traditions and history. Everything fine school because those are the kind of people that are going to push you grow you and not let you be stagnant at all in college, in Texas? A. Them just It's given me so many opportunities in my life and for my future career that I would have never even dreamed of in high school. A lot of that just comes from the fact that this is a happy place and people encourage one another. I didn't really understand that when I first applied, I was excited for the AII Spirit, but I don't really know what that meant. Joy in the school, enjoy and waking up every day and being involved in going to class because a happy environment will get you out of bed. We're actually voted like one of the happiest campuses, which is pretty cool and just is so prevalent in Understandable if you walk around. So I hope that if you aren't actually able to take a physical tour in Texas, ain't it? Or maybe you haven't felt like it wasn't enough. I hope that my tour has helped show you what that I'ii spirit looks like and showed you buy. This has been such a happy place for me for three years and maybe what are to work.