mcubeddu
mcubeddu,
Harvard ‘20
B.S., Computational and Applied Mathematics
Embrace your inner nerdiness and work for your dreams!
Features Included
2
Essays
11
Schools
9
Scores
1
Advice
4
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Montclair, New Jersey
GenderMale
EthnicityHispanic
First Gen College StudentNo
English First Language No

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Swarthmore College (Swarthmore, PA)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
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Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)

Applied for a B.S. in Computational and Applied Mathematics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

Born to a Venezuelan dad, who has lived and breathed fútbol his whole life, and a Dutch Indonesian mother, from a family of huge fans of Holland’s international soccer team, I have been kicking a ball since the day I could stand. Soccer has taken me around the world. This August, my club team coach, Luis Mendoza, took a group of us to Buenos Aires to experience true Argentine soccer. There, I played against three youth professional teams...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
323 Words
Columbia’s core curriculum ensures that a math and science person like myself will fully benefit from a liberal arts education and graduate as an engineer who can ask questions, solve problems, and apply scientific solutions with a humane and broad-based approach. Columbia’s first summer assignment, to read Homer’s Iliad, has already piqued my curiosity about the connection between an ancient Greek poem and modern day engineering. For someone with a passion for all things related to music,...
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School Specific Advice

More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
248 Words
Many people downplay the importance of the interview process. If you are applying to a range of high-quality institutions, this is your time to shine; take advantage of it. Almost 85% (estimating) of applicants to these schools are all academically qualified to attend. They all have great test scores, they all do community service, and participate in a plethora of extracurriculars. In the interview process, try to avoid talking about your achievements; attempt to show...
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High School Performance

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

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSoccer (Recruited)

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), Key Club, American Cancer Society, Math Team

Experience & Awards

Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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