I'm a U.S citizen who went to college in New York State who is looking into doing research in theoretical Cosmology PGRE 830 GRE Quant: 167 GRE Verbal :156 Major GPA 3.7 Overall GPA 3.6 Honors Magna Cum Laude Three semesters of research in Hamiltonian Chaos No published papers Took Three Graduate Physics classes and got a grade of B or better in them. I'm applying to 12 schools. Some of them are Ivies while others are state schools. I have three plus years of experience tutoring college physics. Also I'm expecting 4 strong letters of recommendation and lets say hypothetically I have a really strong statement of purpose. What do you guys think are my chances of getting into a PhD program?