College Admissions Info

Yale University, ‘16
BS, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

A senior at Yale about to head to medical school!
From: New York , New York , Malaysia
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: Yale, Princeton, Stanford, Binghamton
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1590
Highest SAT: 2380
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country
Extracurricular Activities: Asian Club / Asian Interactive Youth Association
How Spent Summers:
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

She lived so silently it was as if she didn’t exist at all. Her condition had stripped her of her vitality and transformed her home into a prison. From a young age, I held the responsibility of taking care of my ill grandma. After school, I’d come home to see her still resting in bed. I’d place her hands around my shoulders and help her to the dining room table. After splitting the lunch I bought in...

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
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My favorite course so far is US Gay and Lesbian history...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Down-to-earth, intelligent,...

What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
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I would require racial and sexual...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
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Yale has a vibrant, diverse social life. During weekend,...

What I’d change about my application process
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I would have definitely allowed more people to read and edit my...