College Admissions Info

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, ‘17
BS, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Organic Chemistry is sort of a puzzle I enjoy solving.
From: Fremont
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: MIT, Yale, UC Berkeley, UC Davis, UCLA, UCSD, Stanford
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Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Burmese, Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1540
Highest SAT: 2260
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High School Performance

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Top 10%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Science Club/Team, Tutoring/Mentoring
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College Application Essays

Evaluate a significant experience, achievement, risk you have taken, or ethical dilemma you have faced and its impact on you. Though I love to apply my mathematical knowledge to solve seemly impossible problems, I am most proud of establishing a tutoring club to help students in my community to excel in math. During the second semester of 10th grade, I asked myself, “What am I good at, and how can I contribute to the community using that quality?” I immediately...

Additional Essay Details:
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Dear Roomie, I am very excited to meet you. My best friend and I just finished hiking at Yosemite. Even though the trip was tiring, we had fun telling jokes and scaring each other with the thought of bears and wild animals attacking us. I met Lone Lone before the start of the third grade when she moved to my neighboring house in Burma. We quickly became close friends and from there on were inseparable. Although we have many differences...

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Take advantage of summer time to pursue your passion, I...

Post-college plans
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I plan to go to graduate...

Why I ultimately chose my school
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I went to MIT CPW,...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
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I continued playing badminton competitively,...

My favorite course thus far, and why
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I really enjoyed Organic Chemistry classes...