uvacogsci
uvacogsci,
UVA ‘18
B.A.
currently a 1st year at UVA
Features Included
3
Essays
2
Schools
13
Scores
2
Advice
8
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown , Virginia, China
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Decision, Early Action
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish, Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)
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University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)

Applied for a B.A. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
302 Words
Place you’re content
It’s that quiet car ride, a time to ponder as the landscape moves in jumps and skips. Or perhaps, in that bustling little café between the art gallery and vintage music shop. Maybe even plopped down on my bed, my face not quite making it onto the pillow. My state of contentment isn’t restricted to one place. I suppose it could be called an environment, for I find my solace in music. Walking out the door, my internal...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
316 Words
Prompt: We are a community with quirks, both in language (we’ll welcome you to Grounds, not campus) and in traditions. Describe one of your quirks and why it is part of who you are. Answer in half a page or roughly 250 words (my word count: 257). “Whoops, wrong language.” Understanding dawns upon my face. A look of puzzlement might linger a little longer on theirs, but, unabashed, I repeat myself in English. Perhaps it won’t be English, but at...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
283 Words
Prompt: What work of art, music, science, mathematics, or literature has surprised, unsettled, or challenged you, and in what way? Answer in half a page or roughly 250 words (currently 254). A pile of yellow light bulbs caught my eye sophomore year. They lay haphazardly on a cart in my English classroom, each the cover of a centennial edition of Anthem by Ayn Rand. The synopsis sparked my interest in what has since become one of my favorite works of literature. I...
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General Admissions Advice

Post-college plans
131 Words
I think there's two sides to this. On one hand, there's 4 years to figure out what you want to do, how to get there, where you'll be, etc. In the mean time, just go with it and enjoy college....
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
18 Words
My high school had really...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.33
 
High School TypeMagnet
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1990
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1400
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTrack & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAmerican Red Cross, Spanish Club, Drama Production Crew, Library Volunteer, National Honor Society, Community Cleanup / Service, Photography / Film, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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