College Admissions Info

Macalester College, ‘19
Banking, Corporate, and Tax Law

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: ST. PAUL , Minnesota
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 9 schools
Accepted At: Beloit, Creighton, Denison, Macalester, Goucher
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Thai, Mandarin, Korean, Russian

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1470
Highest SAT: 2100
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 5%
High School Type: International
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: Community Cleanup / Service, Model Congress / Model UN, Habitat for Humanity, School Band, Student Council / Government
Application Additional Materials:

College Application Essays

“Hans, sorry, but you will not get much playing time even if you make the team” was not the response I was expecting from Mr. Paul, the soccer team coach. Since all of my friends made it in the soccer team, I thought it would not be difficult for me to make it as well. I was wrong. Three laps around the field and I was already on my knees, panting while my teammates were running their fifth lap. By...

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
607 Words
If I were to compare myself to something, I would say I am a four-in-one pen that is effective and loved by people. I not only speak four languages fluently, but I also know the culture of four countries pretty well. I was born in a very small city in Korea; however as my parents decided to move to a different country, I had the chance to live in one of world’s largest and busiest cities, Bangkok, Thailand. This...

Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
564 Words
John Quincy Adams, the sixth president of America once noted that “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” I read this quote whenever I feel tired from all the leadership roles in different clubs and extra curriculars I have in order to enable myself to stand up and keep driving forward. Leadership is something that is very much emphasized in the current society, and there are various kinds...

College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
14 Words
1) Liberal 2) Outgoing 3) Determined 4)...