ChrisBU
ChrisBU,
BU ‘16
B.S., Public Health, , Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Future Murse Practitioner. Currently saving lives on the daily as an EMT and lifeguard. I also teach people to do those things.
Features Included
1
Essays
14
Schools
11
Scores
5
Advice
9
ECs
4
Sports

Background

Hometown Billerica
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish, German

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Villanova University (Villanova, PA)
  • Lehigh University (Bethlehem, PA)
  • Bucknell University (Lewisburg, PA)
  • University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)
  • University of Massachusetts - Amherst (Amherst, MA)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute (Worcester, MA)
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Boston University (Boston, MA)

Applied for a B.S. in Public Health

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
589 Words
Story central to identity, Creative personal story
It comes in phases. Each phase fulfills a different purpose and is timed precisely to meet my needs for any important event. Early stages often coincide with interviews, presentations or other formal events. They allow for the essence of professionalism and formality to take precedence. Later stages aid my pondering while caught in a moment of existential angst or render me impervious to a bitter gust of wind while out for an early-morning jog in the last week of November....
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General Admissions Advice

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
13 Words
College is really hard...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
20 Words
I thought living in the city...
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Why I declined other schools
1 Words
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Hard-working, motivated,...
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Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
12 Words
I should have sent...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.41
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypeReligious
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2150
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1490
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCross Country, Lacrosse, Swimming/Diving, Track & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAmerican Cancer Society, Community Cleanup / Service, National Honor Society, Spanish Club, Science Club/Team, Student Council / Government, Students Against Drunk Driving (Destructive Decisions) (SADD), Debate Club/Team, Church

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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