College Admissions Info

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a 3rd year at UVA, currently majoring in Biology. Also pre-vet.
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision, Early Action
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: UVA, William & Mary, VA Tech, VCU, George Mason
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1470
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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
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Disaster relief, National Honor Society, Tutoring/Mentoring, Hospital Volunteer, School Choir, Math Team, Asian Club / Asian Interactive Youth Association
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Creative personal story
182 Words
As an infant, you crawl. As a toddler, you walk. As a child, you run. As a teenager, you sprint. When do you find time to slow down? I’ve been running my whole life. Long strides: back and forth between families, through assignments and essays, between former friends and new friends. Running from the tightly controlled dystopia dubbed Society, running from the stereotypes that chase after my kind, people like me. The ones whose parents originate from the East,...

Additional Essay Details:
89 Words
I wrote multiple essays; this was one for Johns Hopkins. Unfortunately I do not remember the essay topic, but I believe it was simply a personal statement. I took a creative/roundabout approach to mine, as you can probably tell. I was trying to depict the struggle I've lived with as an Asian American attempting to grow up in a society where children of immigrants are forced to carry the burdens and dreams of their parents who were not able...

College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
178 Words
1. Word hard play hard. Many students here both work extremely hard and also goof off a good deal on the weekends. How we all manage to stay on top of everything amazes me. 2. Preppy. People say that UVA students dress like a prep - it's true. Males and females who [especially]...

How I chose schools to apply to
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I chose mostly in-state schools due to financial reasons; Johns Hopkins was...