College Admissions Info

Brown University, ‘20
BS, Computer Science, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Hi! I'm a student at Brown studying computer science and economics. In my free time, I love to read, volunteer with animals, and help others through the college application process!
From: , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Accepted At: Brown, UC Berkeley, Cornell, U Illinois, UMich, UCLA, USC, UCSB
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Telugu

Test Scores

Highest ACT:
PSAT Scores:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
High School Type: Other Private
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Animal Foster Care Provider / Animal Rescue Volunteer

College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
96 Words
Intellectual curiosity should be encouraged, not stifled. Brown’s open-curriculum encourages exposure to different perspectives. Moreover, Brown doesn't just offer an education, but a close-knit community, whether through its Halloween Midnight Organ Recital or the Campus Dance. Moreover, Brown showcases how STEM education and serving the community can be intertwined through classes like Appropriate Technology. Additionally, Brown’s UTRA program would allow me to immediately gain research experience while the Venture Launch Fund would grow my engineering projects into real-world...

Supplemental Essay: Amusing anecdote
159 Words
Nemo had lost his leg but would never lose his spirit. He never pitied himself, just ignored his impediment and continued on. I felt an instant connection with the tiny kitten. While Nemo’s handicap was obvious, mine wasn’t–it was my age. I had learned that nearly every animal welfare organization refuses to accept teenagers. We were an entire group of potential advocates; it clearly wasted our drive to turn us away. I started the San Jose Animal...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
104 Words
I’ve lived everywhere from ancient Mesopotamia to under the sea. From accompanying Milo into his Phantom Tollbooth to deciphering the rampant symbolism within Joyce’s Ulysses, I forget my small-town home of Milpitas, California and reside within every book I read, taking a little of each world back with me. Some books–like Little Women and Matilda–are cozy, nostalgic homes, full of childhood memories and emotional significance, while others like Catch 22 are exciting, novel vacations in a new...

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
77 Words
Looking back, I wish I'd better understood how to articulate my individuality in my essays. At the beginning of the college application process,...