DeltaXue,
UChicago ‘17
B.S., Mathematics, , Economics and Econometrics
Current undergraduate at the University of Chicago majoring in Mathematics with a Specialization in Economics expected in 2017. Varsity lightweight rower for the crew team.
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Essays
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Schools
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Scores
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Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Herndon
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin, German

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute (Worcester, MA)
  • Polytechnic Institute of New York University  (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
  • California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, CA)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
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University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)

Applied for a B.S. in Mathematics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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I don't know how to talk about my college experience thus far in such a short amount of space. Please PM me if you are interested in more. I picked up rowing here at the University of Chicago after being an independent cyclist in high school. I absolutely love the team mentality and the sheer amount of discipline the crew team has imposed upon me. It has made me a better, stronger, more compassionate person overall. The eeriest feeling is...
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Additional Essay Details
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Will write later
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General Admissions Advice

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
143 Words
If anything, my school absolutely LOVES extra material. UChicago is one of those VERY rare schools that has an incredibly high SAT/ACT/whatever average, yet still admits people with low scores because they are, how do I put it, unique. The admissions...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
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A big question in everyone's mind (especially first years), is what kind of RSO (Recognized Student Organization) should I join? People ask me why I joined the crew team. Should I be worried more about joining an RSO that focuses on...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
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This school is so ridiculously quirky in every fashion possible. First the architecture: the quad looks like it came straight out of 18th century England or something, yet we have buildings that look like some futuristic setting (see Booth School of Business or Renee Granville-Grossman). It's a wonderful mix and I appreciate the beauty of...
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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
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
32
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2270
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1550
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesHomecoming committee, German Club, Math Team, Political Campaign, Student Council / Government, Tutoring/Mentoring
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Experience & Awards

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