SammyA,
CMU ‘19
B.S., Mechanical Engineering
Student@CMU
Features Included
3
Essays
7
Schools
12
Scores
1
Advice
1
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown New York, New York
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Urdu

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Binghamton University - SUNY (Binghamton, NY)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • Lehigh University (Bethlehem, PA)
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Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)

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
622 Words
Childhood memory
I was surrounded by the incessant sounds of cars and bikes speeding by, mixing with the equally fast Spanish being spoken behind me. They whirled and swirled in the warm eddies of the wind, picking up other sounds. The cacophony entered my ear and banged on it, demanding to be heard. It was a warm day, one of those days so hot you can smell the heat, the smell I now know to be of metal, rubber, concrete, litter, all...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
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Additional Essay Details
581 Words
I remember watching Randy Pausch’s Last Lecture in my Computer Science class three years ago. Even then, as a freshman, I was amazed at his passion and charisma. And, at the same time, I was drawn to him, and I thought to myself that this is someone I would want to be like one day. Randy, of course, was a proud CMU alum and professor who, in many ways, embodies the spirit of the college he dedicated his life...
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
64 Words
Its an awesome school, especially in engineering and computer science. The real drawback is the hefty price tag, which...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.12
 
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2240
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1530
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesQuiz Bowl/Academic Bowl

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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