MeriKanne
MeriKanne,
RIT ‘19
B.S., Chemical Engineering
I graduated with an IB Diploma and am currently a first year chemical engineer at the Rochester Institute of Technology. I play college quidditch, am a societal member of The Society of Women Engineers, and work as an undergraduate research assistant.
Features Included
2
Essays
11
Schools
7
Scores
1
Advice
8
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Camdenton
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Rochester Institute of Technology  (Rochester, NY)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Troy, NY)
  • Rice University (Houston, TX)
  • Oberlin College (Oberlin, OH)
  • Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
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Rochester Institute of Technology (Rochester, NY)

Applied for a B.S. in Chemical Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
121 Words
First in family to college
It's strange, being a first generation college student. I feel like I've already had so many little things that made me stand out - I'm a female, I'm a minority, I come from a low income family, I was raised by a single mother, and that mother did not obtain a degree from college. If anything, this means I have more to prove. There is no bar for me to meet - I'm the one that gets to set it....
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Supplemental Essay Scholarship application
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
106 Words
RIT is a thousand miles away from home, and much more expensive than the schools from Missouri I got accepted into. I chose RIT despite that because it felt right. It was...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.5
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
2010
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1410
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChoir, Homecoming committee, Marching Band, Math Team, National Honor Society, Odyssey of the Mind, School Theater/Plays, Science Club/Team

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

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