rnshishir
rnshishir,
NYU ‘17
B.S., Computer Science, , Mathematics
Student at New York University studying Mathematics and Computer Science
Features Included
2
Essays
0
Schools
6
Scores
1
Advice
1
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Cupertino, California
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Kannada, Urdu, Hindi

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • New York University (New York, NY)
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New York University (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.S. in Computer Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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Personal Statement
538 Words
Art/acting/singing
The incense burning peacefully under his windowsill contrasted with the heavy, cantankerous noises of Mumbai’s fuming traffic below. Above it all, my music guru was practicing. It was ludicrous: Here I stood before a powerful presence while surrounded by numerous distractions: the noises of locals loudly trading below, the cacophony of soap operas sobbing next door, and children running into the tight passageway, passionately swearing in Hindi while casually playing cricket. He was so wrapped up in the art...
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Supplemental Essay Using a metaphor
293 Words
I have romanced one lady for the longest part of my life. She held me when I needed hope and waited secretly for me behind lunch tables and the schoolyard, waiting for me to privately share both pain and happiness. Sometimes, we met away from the prying eyes of onlookers and family, surreptitiously, hurrying to a concert hall or practice room late into the night. I have even dreamed about her when I could not afford to embrace her, lest...
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General Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
95 Words
I made sure to show application readers my love for music. I showed it in the CA arts supplement as well as my personal statement. When you love something,...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.01
 
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypeReligious
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
32
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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