College Admissions Info

Northwestern University, ‘16
BS, Materials Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 12 schools
Accepted At: Northwestern, RPI, UCSD, UCLA, Brown, CMU
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Japanese

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1460
Highest SAT: 2090
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis (Recruited)
Extracurricular Activities: Community Cleanup / Service, Math Team
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College Application Essays

An endothermic reaction is a chemical reaction in which the reactants have a relatively low initial potential energy and need to overcome an enormous amount of activation energy to react. Once this point has been surpassed, the reactant is able to become a finalized product which has a much higher energy than before. My life, since elementary school, has been an endothermic reaction. Like the potential energy of the reactants in an endothermic reaction, my elementary years were an all-time...

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
124 Words
I chose my school for its great academics, but more so than that, the location and the vibe of the campus. Growing up on the East Coast and then moving to the West coast, I wanted to...