College Admissions Info

kellylpt
kellylpt
University of Southern California ‘19
BS, Computer Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Passionate about tech and using it to positively impact people
From: Gainesville , Florida
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Prefer Not to Share
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision, Early Action
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Stanford, USC, Florida, CalTech, GA Tech
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

2320
SAT
35
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1570
Highest SAT: 2320
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High School Performance

4.50
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Magnet
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving, Cross Country
Extracurricular Activities: Math Team, Photography / Film, Charity Drive Organizing
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Place you’re content
536 Words
Over three hundred million cubic miles of wonder… The ocean holds so much mystery, yet it has always been a place of peace for me. The way she dresses herself in every combination of blue and green as if attempting to communicate her mood mesmerizes me. The way my vast, aquamarine friend leaves me tiny gifts on the seashore each morning leaves me in wonder of her capabilities and the treasures from her heart. Simply sitting on the sand, watching...









Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
265 Words
When you walk into our new home, the first signs of me you’ll spot will be my succulent plants by the window, basking in California sunshine. I’ll be outside enjoying a break from Florida’s humidity, scouting out the perfect path for afternoon jogs. My plants will follow me cross-country because I have grown passionately close to them. When I encounter a new topic that peaks my interest, whether it’s a musician, my new Arduino kit, or...





Additional Essay Details:
9 Words
Wrote a lot of essays that showed personal growth.

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
27 Words
If you're going into STEM, I would definitely...