Dustiestwinter,
USC ‘18
B.S., Computer Science
Features Included
2
Essays
6
Schools
7
Scores
1
Advice
0
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Hyderabad
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Telugu, Hindi

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN)
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
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University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in Computer Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
690 Words
Interest in tech/engineering
I plan to use my Engineering degree to benefit society When one hears the word engineering one conjures up an image which reflects his or her own perspective on that subject. For me this term represents various things and I shall try to explain it in the best possible way. Engineering for me is vision. If one would ask any Engineer why he wanted to become one, he would definitely recall himself or herself building a unique bridge, a one-of-a-kind...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
147 Words
If Duke is as vibrant as its website then I would definitely want to be a Blue Devil. The aesthetic appeal and attention to detail defining every aspect of university life draws me even closer to Duke. On the academic front, the assortment of courses offered and the flexibility given in choosing them resonate my interest in interdisciplinary study without being boxed in into narrow subject boundaries. Computer science and biology have always fascinated me. Thus, aspiring for a double...
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General Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
154 Words
Firstly, try to refrain from applying to colleges which are extremely selective colleges even if your application doesn't suit its requirements. Apply based on your interest in a particular program offered at the college. This will not only help you target your essays to your particular...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.65
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypeInternational
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1840
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1310
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

SportsBasketball, Soccer

Extracurriculars

Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

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