College Admissions Info

Paulcc9712
Paulcc9712
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, ‘18
BA,

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Bangkok , Thailand
Gender: Male
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: Skidmore, Kenyon, Fordham, BU, Grinnell, UMich, Northeastern, U San Fran, Drexel
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Thai

Test Scores

1950
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1380
Highest SAT: 1950

High School Performance

3.80
GPA
N/A
Rank
High School Type: International

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: , Volleyball, Basketball
Extracurricular Activities: Habitat for Humanity
How Spent Summers:
Work:
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

I used to overlook the importance of little things in life. As a child, I would go to convenience stores to buy snacks, and would often throw away the change if they were coins. Even in academics, a few points lost on a test did not really seem to matter to me. However, my attitude changed after one incident two summers ago. I was riding in a car on the back seat with my friends, squeezed like canned tunas. It...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
241 Words
I love meeting new people. The high school I am currently attending is a close-knit school, and is something I do not particularly enjoy. Although I am constantly in close touch with the majority of the student body, there are no clubs supporting my interests. In addition to that, I feel like the community at my school is not as diverse. I want to learn more about people from different parts of the worlds and their backgrounds. However, at Boston...





Supplemental Essay: Strong beliefs/principles
270 Words
As a child, I often overlooked what an individual could do to contribute to the community. I did not understand what the common good is. I would give donations to the poor because I thought that was enough. However, as I grew older, I learned that actions that come straight from the heart are much more valuable. Thus, I began sharing my knowledge with the people who lack access to education. At the Bangkok Planetarium, my friends and I volunteered...





Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
624 Words
My family is involved in many charitable organizations, which are funded by a successful plastic factory built up by my father and his siblings. Since I was a child, my parents would bring me to charities like Wat Phra Batnampu Foundation and iCare Foundation to make donations, and I learned to sympathize with those orphans or the children who were born disabled. Thus, I set a goal for myself that when I grow up, I want to be more involved...









Additional Essay Details:
632 Words
I used to overlook the importance of little things in life. As a child, I would go to convenience stores to buy snacks, and would often throw away the change if they were coins. Even in academics, a few points lost on a test did not really seem to matter to me. However, my attitude changed after one incident two summers ago. I was riding in a car on the back seat with my friends, squeezed like canned tunas. It...









College Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
22 Words
When writing college apps, just be yourself....





What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
43 Words
Go to the university's course catalog, look up their professors, just basically do...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
11 Words
Find something to...