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michaelboyd
michaelboyd
University of Southern California, ‘18
BS, Business Administration and Management

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement

Student Background

I am a freshman in college
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, Black / African American
Legacy: Sibling
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: UC Davis, UC Irvine, UCSB, USC, Northeastern
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

1960
SAT
31
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1380
Highest SAT: 1960
SAT Prep:
SAT IIs:
Highest ACT:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

3.90
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Story central to identity
137 Words
When I was twelve years old, an injury to my father’s shoulder made him unable to work. Insurance money was not enough to pay the mortgage and our house was foreclosed on. Car payments could no longer be made and our cars were repossessed. This period taught me to appreciate all the things I had while they were still with me. I learned how to live with less materials and developed a greater sympathy towards others. I wanted to...



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