What is included in the new dorm application? Why is the man nervous about his chances? Explain why he thinks he may qualify.

In order to apply for a space in the new dormitory, rising seniors must both fill out an application, including their GPA, list honors and awards, extracurricular activities, and submit a teacher recommendation.The man is nervous because he has neither honors nor awards to list. Furthermore, his GPA is okay, but it doesn’t sound as though it’s outstanding. However, he hopes that his being a member of the lacrosse team, having spent many hours practicing as well as playing games, in addition to playing the clarinet, will then offset the lack of honors and awards. To summarize, he hopes his endeavors enable him to live in the new dorm.