vishvaasr
vishvaasr,
Vanderbilt ‘18
B.A., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Currently a student at Vanderbilt University focusing on Pre-Medical studies.
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Essays
7
Schools
7
Scores
3
Advice
5
ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Carson City, Nevada
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
First Gen College StudentYes
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • Pomona College (Claremont, CA)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • University of Nevada - Reno  (Reno, NV)
  • Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA)
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Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)

Applied for a B.A. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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General Admissions Advice

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
188 Words
After being waitlisted (I wasn't deferred so I can't give advice on that), it's really important to communicate with the college and show interest, and also to provide the college with any updates to your application that could work in your favor. This can be anything you forgot to include in the first place, or something...
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How to increase chances at my school
186 Words
Vanderbilt seems to look for well rounded applicants who show a variety of interests. I know that might sound cliche, but I think it's important in that some colleges do seem more prone to latching on to people with great talent in one particular thing, but without particular strengths in other things. At Vanderbilt, on the...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
161 Words
I think it's really good and important to have a regular activity that conveys your sense of responsibility and emotional maturity. I suppose the two types of activities that do this best are jobs and volunteering activities. Clubs and sports etc. are very good too, but I feel...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.89
(no specification of weighting)
High School TypeMagnet
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2230
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1530
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesHospital Volunteer, Student Council / Government, Church
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Awards Received

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