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Yalie828
Yalie828
Yale University, ‘21
BS, Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a non-prodigy who knew how to package and market himself well during the college admissions process.
From: Saipan , Northern Mariana Islands
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Accepted At: Stanford, Occidental, UCLA, UC Berkeley, USC, Harvard, Columbia, Cornell, Princeton
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

2200
SAT
36
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1510
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High School Performance

3.80
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis

College Application Essays

Personal Statement for Yale, Stanford, Occidental, UCLA, UC Berkeley, USC, Harvard, Columbia, Cornell, Princeton: Career aspirations, Challenged a belief, Controversial topic, Diversity statement, Family background, Feeling out of place
205 Words
In early June of this year, I discovered a summer-sized hole in my schedule. Turning to online courses to fill the void and absorbing riveting biological concepts in the process, I stumbled across a particularly intriguing course on MIT’s OpenCourseWare titled ‘Developing World Prosthetics.' I came for the biomechanics, but I stayed for the ‘Developing World’. Although there were no video lectures available, I had access to course materials, problem sets, and suggested readings. As I perused the...





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