College Admissions Info

Loyola University Chicago, ‘15
BS, Biology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Sibling
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: U Illinois, Illinois, Loyola U Chicago
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Highest ACT:
Other ACT Scores:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Multicultural / International Club, School Jazz / Orchestra, Math Team, Model Congress / Model UN, National Honor Society, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Student Council / Government, Community Cleanup / Service
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

Ever since I was a toddler, the only real goal that I had was to become a doctor when I grew up. Among the other kids who dreamed of becoming astronauts, businessmen, and professional athletes, my aspiration was to save lives for a living. My first toy was a doctor kit. It came specially equipped with a plastic stethoscope, a cheap blood pressure monitor, a hollow knee hammer, and many more tools essential for the six-year-old doctor. Despite its few...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
491 Words
“What would you do for a Klondike bar?” As this question resonates in the heads of many, some people will react differently from others. Some will immediately start to jump around, scratch their armpits, and “Ooo Aaaa” like a monkey, while some will pause for a moment, give the questioner a look of contempt, and walk away. These two types of people, simply, are the two types of people in the world: those who will do anything for a Klondike...

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
258 Words
Ever since my early years, I’ve always had an enjoyment for puzzles; brain teasers, riddles, crosswords, you name it. Still as one of my hobbies today, playing these mind-challenging games in my free time has formed my brain to think that no feat is impossible to overcome. Another one of my longtime interests is technology. I’ve realized that the kind of technology man has developed is quite impressive. Especially nowadays, I’m amazed with how advanced we’ve...

College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
138 Words
I live in the suburbs near Chicago and attending Loyola University is very convenient for me. It's far enough where I can still have a college life but close enough where I can still see my family whenever I need/want...

How I chose schools to apply to
105 Words
There's one thing you should realize: unless your school has a big name like Harvard, Yale, etc, It doesn't matter where you go for undergrad. Apply to schools you like, apply to...