HwiSoo
HwiSoo,
Amherst ‘20
B.A., Law and Legal Studies
Features Included
2
Essays
5
Schools
10
Scores
1
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Los Angeles, California, South Korea
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Korean

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Amherst College (Amherst, MA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
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Amherst College (Amherst, MA)

Applied for a B.A. in Law and Legal Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Father broke the deafening silence. I’d been preparing for this all my life. “Why?” he asked with intimidating calm. I’d always been an obedient church-goer. Every Sunday morning, I would head out to church with my family, returning home in the afternoon, despising everything for the rest of the day. I don’t share my father’s religious views; I’m an atheist. Yet until last year, I kept my atheism secret because I felt like I was...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
768 Words
The instructor said, Go home and write a page tonight. And let that page come out of you— Then, it will be true. —"Theme for English B" by Langston Hughes The beauty of adversity is that it’s universal, and that its ubiquity sprouts connections. Meeting next month’s rent is an obligation to tenants of any race, religion, or sexuality. The troubled yet familiar look, of eyes overworked from the strenuous effort to hide pain, and the mind shaken...
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
89 Words
I would seek fastidious counsel regarding my application from someone who has both gone through the rigorous college application process and care about my future endeavors. There's...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.50
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2290
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1550
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Chess

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Awards Received

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