College Admissions Info

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, ‘14
BS, Computer Science, Film and Video Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I do things
From: Hastings on Hudson , New York
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: UMich, Drexel, RIT, Northeastern
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1500
Highest SAT: 2170
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High School Performance

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Top 50%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Science Club/Team, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Community Cleanup / Service
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College Application Essays

555 Words
Front row seats to the best show on Earth. However, this show is the Coney Island Cyclone, and it’s about to begin. For some, peace is lounging by a pond, reading a good book. For others, it is a meditative shrine, or perhaps a light nap. For me, peace is no less than the front row car on a death-defying roller coaster. In a time and place when it’s all too easy to worry about the future, I...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
14 Words
Described passion for game development and how I hoped to pursue it at Michigan

Additional Essay Details:
416 Words
I stood upon a low sand dune under the golden desert sun, the frills of my tribal robe swaying in the breeze. A sea of sand stretched for miles around me, the horizon featureless save for a single, colossal mountain far in the distance emitting a radiant light from its uppermost point. There were no instructions, no indication of where I was supposed to go. Thus began my first play-through of Journey, a downloadable video game on the Playstation Marketplace. ...

College Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
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Choose schools that have a strong sense of community and offer programs you're interested...