College Admissions Info

WellesleyLove
Wellesley College, ‘19
BA, Neuroscience, Neuroscience and Neurobiology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biology, Biology and Biological Sciences, Cellular Biology, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Ecology, Evolution, and Population Biology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a student at Wellesley College looking to major in STEM!
From: Chesterfield , Virginia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Accepted At: Wesleyan, Wellesley, UVA, VCU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Malay/Indonesian

Test Scores

2120
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1480
Highest SAT: 2120
Other SAT Scores:
SAT IIs:

High School Performance

4.50
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Asian Club / Asian Interactive Youth Association

College Application Essays

"Miss Darlene, what's wrong with this sentence?" I notice a missing period, a common mistake, and reply, "Anjali, do you remember how we end our sentences?" Anjali nods her head, pigtails swishing, and skips back to her seat. The kids who sign up for Kumon, where I work as a tutor, are either trying to catch up or get ahead in school. Somehow, we all manage to meet in the middle. I find that the easiest lesson to teach is...







Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
476 Words
Dear Wellesley, You asked for it- here are two paragraphs on the two items that attract me to you! The opportunities provided by Number 98, the Albright Institute, appeal to my sense of civic obligation. I hope to be one of the forty lucky Wellesley students chosen as an Albright Fellow. My interest stems from witnessing the flaws in our public education system, health care system, and public policies. My teachers are encouraged to sponsor clubs and work overtime, but they...







College Admissions Advice

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
25 Words
The power of sisterhood! I have learned what...





Why I declined other schools
36 Words
Wellesley gave me the best financial aid, hands down. They beat...





How I chose schools to apply to
37 Words
It's all about fit and money. Do not obsess over prestige!...





My favorite course thus far, and why
50 Words
Neuroscience 100 with Bevil Conway! He is a genius! All of his lectures, handouts, assignments, and...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
6 Words
Driven, Beautiful,...





What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
15 Words
Provide cross-registration with Harvard. We...