kellylpt
kellylpt,
USC ‘19
B.S., Computer Engineering
Passionate about tech and using it to positively impact people
Features Included
3
Essays
7
Schools
21
Scores
1
Advice
3
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Gainesville, Florida
GenderFemale
EthnicityPrefer Not to Share
AdmissionRegular Decision, Early Action
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • University of Florida (Gainesville, FL)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, CA)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
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University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in Computer Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
536 Words
Place you’re content
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...
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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...
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Additional Essay Details
9 Words
Wrote a lot of essays that showed personal growth.
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General Admissions Advice

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

Weighted GPA
4.5
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeMagnet
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
35
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2320
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1570
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details17 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving, Cross Country

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMath Team, Photography / Film, Charity Drive Organizing
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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