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CornellTransfer
CornellTransfer
Cornell University , Boston University ‘
BS, Computer Science, Computer and Information Studies, Economics, Psychology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a New Yorker attending Cornell after transferring from BU
From: Dobbs Ferry , New York
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Transfer
Accepted At: Cornell, BU
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Italian

Test Scores

1900
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1350
Highest SAT: 1900

High School Performance

3.80
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Math Team, Film, Science Club/Team
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Failure experience
481 Words
There are many factors to address in my desire to transfer to Cornell University. That being said, I feel it is important to mention that Boston University, my current school, does not seem like the right fit for me. As a student, I am looking for more of a community feel as well as a more defined campus. I have also realized while living in Boston, that I want to be in a quieter setting, and a large city just...







Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
516 Words
If given the chance to attend Cornell University, I would like to major in the area of Information Science. I have always considered myself a very technical and mathematically oriented person, this I feel, has drawn my interests towards Computer Science. However, at the same time I have also developed interests in other fields, such as Economics, Psychology, and Cognitive Studies. Over the course of my first semester, I realized that I want a program which incorporates Computer Science with...







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