College Admissions Info

University of Rochester, ‘18
BA, Computer Science, Computer Programming

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Scarsdale , New York
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Rochester, McGill, Northeastern
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1510
Highest SAT: 2200
Highest ACT:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Boy/Girl Scouts
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College Application Essays

My mom handed me the poison and told me to eat it. The people across the room were watching me with anticipation, waiting for me to take a bite. I could smell it from the spoon; my body told me to stay away. My mom urged me on. As soon as the spoon touched my lips I could feel something wasn’t right. Entering my mouth was three tenths of a milligram of peanut flour. All my lI had just...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
6 Words
College Park Scholars at U Maryland

Additional Essay Details:
84 Words
College Park Scholars would provide me with an opportunity to spend my time in college living with other high-achieving students, constantly working together on projects and interdisciplinary studies. Research and internship opportunities through Scholars would give me the resources I need to truly gain experience in the field, and could serve as experience towards a future career. Working closely with other Scholars from other backgrounds and majors would provide a broad insight into other topics that would otherwise be left...

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
12 Words
History of the Rolling...

What I’d change about my application process
12 Words
Spend more time on...

My advice about getting recommenders
19 Words
Get to know them over a...

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
34 Words
I interviewed only with U of Rochester, it went well...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Nerdy, smart,...