College Admissions Info

jwhit
jwhit
Johns Hopkins University ‘20
BS, Computer Science

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Hey, I'm Julian and I aspire to be a music software developer!
From: Terryville , Connecticut
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American, White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: USC, UCSD, UMD, UConn, Colorado
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

2000
SAT
31
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1410
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High School Performance

3.70
GPA
Top 50%
Rank
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country, Track & Field, Martial Arts, Baseball
Extracurricular Activities: School theater/plays, School Jazz / Orchestra
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement for Johns Hopkins, USC, UCSD, UMD, UConn, Colorado, UPenn, Stanford, UMich, WashU, CMU, UC Berkeley: Controversial topic, Embracing your heritage, Family background, Feeling out of place, One moment that changed you, Story central to identity
605 Words
I have always had mixed feelings about religion throughout my life. I was raised Episcopalian, and I was taught by my peers that every good boy and girl went to church with their families. Right from the beginning, I questioned this concept due to the frequent absence of my father. As I have grown older, and come to understand life through my own lens, I have begun to distance myself from the ideas imposed by the church due to my...









Supplemental Essay for Johns Hopkins: Diversity statement
500 Words
As a student of several different interests, most of which are extremely separated on the contemporary academic spectrum, I find it hard for me to find an intellectual experience that fits who I am and what I find important. I have been heavily involved with the performing arts ever since I have picked up my mother’s flute ten years ago for the first time. Since then, I have performed in several pit orchestras, local venues, and even abroad in...







College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
137 Words
If you are thinking about applying to Hopkins, you're grades are one of the least important things to worry about. A typical Hopkins student has many talents, both inside and outside the classroom. Additionally, you have to be able to always...





How I chose schools to apply to
77 Words
Honestly when I was picking schools, I wanted to go to a school that was not in New England. This was mostly because...





What I like about my school’s location and culture
64 Words
Hopkins is a tough school. Like, REALLY tough. However there are soooo many resources and people that you can...





What set me apart from other applicants
89 Words
It wasn't my grades that's for sure! I believe I stood out because I have so many different interests and experiences. I was heavily involved with my...





My favorite course thus far, and why
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My programming class has been amazing. It has challenged me, and taught me sooo...