TheRealBobDole
TheRealBobDole,
UMich ‘14
B.S., Computer Science, , Film and Video Studies
I do things
Features Included
3
Essays
10
Schools
8
Scores
1
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Hastings on Hudson, New York
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Drexel University (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Rochester Institute of Technology  (Rochester, NY)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Troy, NY)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)
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University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)

Applied for a B.S. in Computer Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Parent

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
555 Words
Love of writing, Place you’re content
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...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
14 Words
Described passion for game development and how I hoped to pursue it at Michigan
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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. ...
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General Admissions Advice

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

GPA
3.8
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 50%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2170
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1500
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Science Club/Team, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Community Cleanup / Service

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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