College Admissions Info

Tufts University, ‘15
BA, Economics, International Relations and National Security Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Taipei , Taiwan
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Tufts, USC, BC, Northeastern
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin, Arabic

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1500
Highest SAT: 2160
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: International
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
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Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Volleyball, Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: American Cancer Society, Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

I am a foreigner. To the Taiwanese, I am foreign because I attend an American school and speak fluent English with my friends. I dress differently; my clothes are more “American” instead of the newest Asian fashions. To the Americans, I am foreign because I live in Taiwan. I’ve grown accustomed to motorcycles on the sidewalks trying to avoid traffic and to the smell of chou doufu (stinky tofu) on the streets. Historically speaking, every Chinese person in Taiwan...

College Admissions Advice

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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
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