Track4
Track4,
Wesleyan
B.A., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, , English
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry and English double major at Wesleyan
Features Included
1
Essays
8
Schools
1
Scores
1
Advice
1
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Philadelphia
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
Class of2017
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)
  • Lafayette College (Easton, PA)
  • Pennsylvania State University - University Park (University Park, PA)
  • University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • Macalester College (St. Paul, MN)
  • Amherst College (Amherst, MA)
  • Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME)
Tap/click a school logo above to view essays and advice specific to that school.

Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)

Applied for a B.A. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

These essays haven't been tagged by school. Click school logos above to see tagged essays.

Personal Statement
505 Words
Childhood memory, Creative personal story
My parents named me after their dead dog. Honestly. Let me be clear: they did not simply recycle the name of an admired pet or panic after harboring a “Baby Boy Goodman” after several days in the hospital. My parents thoughtfully and intentionally named me after their beloved golden retriever, Ollie. My name did not just come with a quirky conception story, but also a set of expectations I was required to fulfill. My mother, who often liked to reminisce...
Read more...

General Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
6 Words
Keep your...
Read more...

High School Performance

GPA
3.20
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypeReligious
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
36
 
ACT Score Details
 

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsWater Polo , Swimming/Diving

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

Similar Profiles

dkozirov
UCSD


Accepted to Dartmouth, Cornell, UC Berkeley, UCLA, UCSD, Duke, Miami, UCSB, UC Irvine, USC

19/ UCSD/ AEPi/ Regent Scholar
UChicago68536
UChicago


Accepted to UChicago, Binghamton

While I enjoy applied work in the public and private sectors, what I love about college above all else is learning about and contemplating more abstract ideas
jackiemdietric…
UPenn


Accepted to Temple, UPenn, USciences, Drexel, Penn State

I am an incoming freshman at University of Pennsylvania as a member of the Class of 2019 and wish to major in biology. I live on the borderline suburbs of Philly and look forward to moving into University of City in the fall.
pattwm16
Brown


Accepted to Brown, Penn State, NEC

Biophysics and Music double concentrator involved in theater, LGBT activism, and health care--basically an academic octopus.
jacobholm123
CU


Accepted to SDSU, CU, Occidental, Santa Clara, Redlands, Whittier , UCSB, UCSC, U of Minnesota, Beloit

I am a swimmer, beach goer, food lover, and reality show fanatic!