lili.helen.9
lili.helen.9,
Claremont (CMC) ‘19
B.A., Economics, , Bioinformatics
Features Included
2
Essays
7
Schools
3
Scores
1
Advice
3
ECs
4
Sports

Background

Hometown San Diego
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Claremont McKenna College (Claremont, CA)
  • Colgate University (Hamilton, NY)
  • Pomona College (Claremont, CA)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • Scripps College (Claremont, CA)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
  • Colorado School of Mines (Golden, CO)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
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Claremont McKenna College (Claremont, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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"All my life I craved victory, yet the only gold medal I deserved was for owning the most second place awards. Picture this: 36 second place awards infesting every millimeter of an over-competitive, perfectionist’s writing desk. I was trapped in a bubble of exactly 36 reminders that I was not the best, but it only took a difference of 16 seconds to make me no longer care. "Numbness took over my legs, sweaty salt grains trickled down my neck, and the dust...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
198 Words
It was a warm, sunny day in February when I first contracted the ever-contagious Claremont Mckenna happiness virus. The students’ school pride, optimism toward learning and political engagement were highly infectious. After my first visit, I knew I wanted to become an Athena. As a science major candidate for Claremont Mckenna, I would like to bring a business mindset to my research in order to increase its impact factor. After contacting a successful neuroscience student, Stephanie Haft, I realized that...
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Ambitious, Business-Oriented,...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.36
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypeOther Private
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsCross Country, Volleyball, Track & Field, Soccer

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesModel Congress / Model UN, Community Cleanup / Service, Prom Committee

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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