College Admissions Info

TaoLuo
University of Southern California, ‘20

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Applied To: 13 schools
Accepted At: Bentley, USC, McGill
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

2130
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1480
Highest SAT: 2130
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High School Performance

AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country, Basketball, Rowing (Crew)
Extracurricular Activities: Community Cleanup / Service, Culinary, School Band, Tutoring/Mentoring, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Science Club/Team
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Volunteer/public interest work
539 Words
4. Describe a problem you’ve solved or a problem you’d like to solve. It can be an intellectual challenge, a research query, an ethical dilemma-anything that is of personal importance, no matter the scale. Explain its significance to you and what steps you took or could be taken to identify a solution. I feel so irritated when I am chopping carrots to put in the soup for the local Khowhemun Elementary school children. It is not so much the...









Supplemental Essay for Babson: “Why us” school essay
393 Words
I see money as the physical representation of effort and ingenuity, and the vision to aptly allocate that effort and ingenuity to create societal welfare is what defines my values. Babson, I believe, is the perfect school for me to expand on my perspective on the broad umbrella term that is “business.” Babson excites me because it offers me the opportunity to focus on developing business skills in and out of the classroom as well as to continue my extra-curricular...







Additional Essay Details:
64 Words
This Essay was only edited for spelling and grammar by others. I believed that having it edited in terms of content would distort my writing and make it less genuine. If I could give one word of advice on Personal essay writing it would be to sound down to earth and sound like yourself, it's something that I forgot to do and deeply regret.

College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture (USC)
5 Words
Nice weather...