lalala
lalala,
MIT ‘17
B.S., Mechanical Engineering
Fun-loving nerd/athlete
Features Included
4
Essays
6
Schools
10
Scores
1
Advice
2
ECs
2
Sports

Background

GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision, Recruited for Sport

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)

Applied for a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
509 Words
Story central to identity
As I focus on readying the reusable bags for the onslaught of groceries making their way down the conveyor belt, I hear a voice from beside me, “Why don’t you wear your hair curly?” I look up to see my customer, a man around twenty with spiked up, half blonde-half pink hair, and assume him to be a hairdresser. I suppress a laugh at his boldness and reply with a shrug, “I think it looks better when it’s...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
5 Words
Passion fruit lifesavers and curiousity
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
11 Words
Not being awarded title of captain after years of hard work
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Additional Essay Details
562 Words
For my first supplemental essay the question was "What attribute of your personality are you most proud of, and how has it impacted your life so far?" And I said: "And if you take the derivative of the two x to the negative third power, you get negative six over..." As my teacher delves further into his calculus lecture, I reach into my backpack and pull out a lifesaver. Quietly, I rip the plastic open and shove the candy in...
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General Admissions Advice

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
19 Words
Sent in a recipe for brownies...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.4
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2220
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1520
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

SportsVolleyball (Recruited), Track & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Science Club/Team
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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