atpa13
atpa13,
Yale ‘17
B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Features Included
3
Essays
8
Schools
9
Scores
0
Advice
10
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Lawrence, Massachusetts
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Greek

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
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Yale University (New Haven, CT)

Applied for a B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
491 Words
Interest in other academic subject
“ὦ φίλοι, Οὖτίς με κτείνει δόλῳ οὐδὲ βίηφιν.” Friends, Nobody is killing me with guile and not with strength (Homer, Odyssey, 9. 408). This was the first Greek sentence that I ever read. I had chosen to take Ancient Greek on a whim; I had always loved mythology and with the start of high school wanted to try something new. When I walked into the room filled with upperclassmen, I began to doubt my decision. They were budding Latinists while I could not define declension. Then Mr. Kip put this...
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
13 Words
This was used as my supplemental essay for Yale, Harvard, Princeton, and Dartmouth
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Additional Essay Details
498 Words
Two years ago, sitting on a ski lift with my father, I turned to look back at a prosthetic leg lying in the snow with the boot and ski still attached. Years before, we had taken to the bunny slope together at the ages of fifty and four respectively. He never liked skiing, but he endured the icy conditions, and hazardous speed demons for me. It seemed to grow on him though; on lift rides we would laugh about his...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

GPA
4
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypeBoarding
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2060
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1440
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

SportsRowing (Crew) (Recruited)

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesYearbook
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

Volunteer Experiences

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