Soraiiya
Soraiiya,
UVA ‘
B.S.
I'm a 3rd year at UVA, currently majoring in Biology. Also pre-vet.
Features Included
2
Essays
6
Schools
6
Scores
2
Advice
7
ECs
0
Sports

Background

GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision, Early Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Blacksburg, VA)
  • Virginia Commonwealth University  (Richmond, VA)
  • George Mason University (Fairfax, VA)
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University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)

Applied for in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
182 Words
Creative personal story
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,...
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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...
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General 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]...
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How I chose schools to apply to
41 Words
I chose mostly in-state schools due to financial reasons; Johns Hopkins was...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.3
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2100
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1470
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDisaster relief, National Honor Society, Tutoring/Mentoring, Hospital Volunteer, School Choir, Math Team, Asian Club / Asian Interactive Youth Association

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Awards Received

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