College Admissions Info

Stony Brook University - SUNY, ‘15
BA, History

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 1 advice topics

Student Background

I am a recent college graduate from Stony Brook University!
From: New York , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: Stony Brook, Pace, BU, Binghamton, Drexel
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1370
Highest SAT: 1930
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Magnet
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis, Basketball , Soccer , Volleyball
Extracurricular Activities: Key Club, Church, Disaster relief, Film, German Club, Library Volunteer, Community Cleanup / Service
How Spent Summers:
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College Application Essays

Currently I am participating in my high school’s Key Club, which basically provides community service ideas as well as organizing these ideas into real events. Once every week, there is a meeting where everyone in Key Club discusses community service ideas and projects and sign up for many of the organized events and projects (breast cancer, etc.) walks, caring for the elderly, animals, etc.). Occasionally we do projects during meetings such as making bracelets and necklaces for the elderly...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
64 Words
"At the moment, I am currently undecided about what field of study I would like to major in so that’s one of the main reasons why I choose it. The college has more than 2,500 courses to choose from such as “literature, language, life sciences, political science, religion, mathematics, and computing” which will probably provide me with further exposure to other possible academic interests."

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
151 Words
I would consider the photography course I took during my senior year of college to be my favorite course thus far. I've always wanted to learn how to take good photographs, which is why I picked the course. I also wanted a challenge. Initially I...