cheson
cheson,
Stanford ‘17
B.S., International Relations and National Security Studies
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Features Included
3
Essays
1
Schools
23
Scores
1
Advice
9
ECs
3
Sports

Background

Hometown Salt Lake City, Utah
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken German, Spanish, Gan Chinese

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
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Stanford University (Stanford, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in International Relations and National Security Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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Personal Statement
739 Words
Creative personal story
1. STANFORD STUDENTS POSSESS AN INTELLECTUAL VITALITY. REFLECT ON AN IDEA OR EXPERIENCE THAT HAS BEEN IMPORTANT TO YOUR INTELLECTUAL DEVELOPMENT. Two years ago, I made the choice to step away from the lemonade stand business. At the time, I was playing so much tennis that I broke strings weekly, and they were such a hassle to string at Sports Authority. When my parents offered to buy me a stringing machine if I earned half of the cost back by stringing...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
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Additional Essay Details
354 Words
3. WHAT MATTERS TO YOU, AND WHY? The blustering draft buffeted against the tall, frosty panes, seemingly trying to snuff out the warmth saturating our cozy dining hall. Outside, the snowflakes swirled like dust across the neglected football field. "Is that a kid sitting in the bleachers or just a shadow?" I asked. "I think I see a kid too. Why?" replied my friend. I get asked that question quite frequently. Why do these things even matter? A little curious myself,...
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General Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
66 Words
ALWAYS, ALWAYS, have in mind who you want to write your recommendation letters early on, at least at the beginning...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.4
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
36
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2300
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1560
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details16 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCross Country, Swimming/Diving, Tennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesBig Brother/Big Sister, Community Cleanup / Service, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), German Club, Key Club, Model Congress / Model UN, Student Council / Government, Tutoring/Mentoring

Experience & Awards

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