shumi97
shumi97,
Rutgers ‘19
B.S., Computer Science
Rutgers Class of 2019
Features Included
3
Essays
2
Schools
3
Scores
4
Advice
0
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Dayton, New Jersey
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Bengali, Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)
  • Temple University (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
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Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)

Applied for a B.S. in Computer Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
511 Words
Overcoming personal struggle
I hold my hands against my collar as the heavy, worn harness is fastened around my midsection and behind my neck. The straps fit securely around my body, yet my apprehension grows as the minutes pass by. Nervous giggles erupt from my throat as I ramble in an attempt to keep my mind off of what is coming. My friend gives me a warm smile and places her hand on my arm in a gesture of reassurance, but my misgivings...
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Supplemental Essay
152 Words
During the summers before my junior and senior years of high school, I volunteered at the Memory Care Living facility in Princeton, New Jersey. I interacted with the residents, assisting them as they took part in activities that were designed to stimulate their physical and mental capabilities. I also supported the staff in maintaining organization and cleanliness in the facility. This experience gave me a glimpse of teamwork, cooperation, and dedication necessary for the success of any organization. Additionally, during...
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Supplemental Essay
153 Words
During my first two years of high school, I had pursued my interests in the arts during my spare time, aside from school. However, by the time my junior year arrived, I began to search for an outlet to do so through my high school. After finding none, as no art electives were offered, my classmate and I decided to create a club that catered to all manners of creative expression, from drawing and other visual arts to poetry and...
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
102 Words
Ultimately, it was two things that made me choose Rutgers: the financial aid and the new Rutgers Honors College. They offered me the most money to attend, so that was a...
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My advice about getting recommenders
61 Words
First, choose early, Let your chosen recommender know from the summer. Next, choose a person who can demonstrate...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
57 Words
The school I've chosen is in an urban part of New Jersey, New Brunswick. The campus is...
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What I’d change about my application process
26 Words
I would begin the process earlier, and I...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.45
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypeReligious
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2270
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1550
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

Experience & Awards

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