College Admissions Info

Johns Hopkins University, ‘16
BS, Materials Science, Materials Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a junior Materials Science & Engineering major at Johns Hopkins University.
From: Easton , Pennsylvania
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: JHU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1470
Highest SAT: 2110
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Baseball , Football, Basketball
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: One moment that changed you
838 Words
As winter comes around every year, people find themselves getting into the Christmas spirit. My way of spreading Christmas cheer was helping my varsity baseball team sell Christmas trees as a fundraiser. One rather cold night when nobody felt like working, a customer walked onto our field and handed us two hundred dollars. He asked for no trees. This man said that he wanted to donate as many trees as two hundred dollars could buy to local families who needed...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
24 Words
My essay was describing what made me a good candidate for the Biomedical engineering major. Unfortunately I did not get admitted to the major.

College Admissions Advice

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
56 Words
I was not wait listed or deferred, but prior to the release of early decision, I sent...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
64 Words
The best way to find scholarships is to contact your guidance counselor. They usually do a good job of...

How I chose schools to apply to
55 Words
I did a lot of research online and in books that you can get at the library...

How to increase chances at my school
33 Words
Make sure the admissions officer knows why you are unique....

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
37 Words
I played varsity baseball for two years and I currently am...

Post-college plans
20 Words
I would like to work in...

What I’d change about my application process
44 Words
I REALLY regret going early decision. I think it helped me get in,...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
65 Words
Baltimore is an unbelievable city. I absolutely love the inner harbor and it is so easy to get around thanks...

My advice about getting recommenders
82 Words
I had two teachers and a guidance counselor write mine. Make sure the teachers who write your recommendations are good writers! My one teacher was...