stinaphong,
UChicago ‘20
B.A.
Features Included
3
Essays
3
Schools
10
Scores
2
Advice
8
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown , Indiana
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Indiana University - Bloomington (Bloomington, IN)
  • Butler University
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University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)

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
671 Words
Failure experience
Title: Untuned Twang. My heart dropped as a sour note escaped the instrument and broke through the silence. The note rang throughout the auditorium, screeching like a bat into the upper balcony where a panel of judges scribbled furiously. “No,” I thought. “This can’t be happening, not to me.” My eyes darted from the baffled conductor to my fingers that trembled in the air as they hovered over the strings, too scared to play another note. The tension in...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
629 Words
Prompt: How do you feel about Wednesday? Title: To Kill a Mock Trial “My name is Dr. Louden Clear,” I announced, breaking through the silence of the courtroom. “That’s C-L-E-A-R,” I clarified, carefully articulating each letter. Satisfied, I leaned back in my chair, folded my hands in my lap, and waited for the interrogation to begin. Every Wednesday, I became someone else. Like Dr. Jekyll, I routinely changed my identity, transforming into Dr. Louden Clear, a world-renowned Certified Consulting...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
352 Words
This past summer, I received a small, maroon book in the mail that verified the University of Chicago’s position at the top of my list. The powerful title “The Life of the Mind” intrigued me. Eager to explore the UChicago’s Core system, I began to interact with the professors and students on the pages. In particular, I was surprised to be captivated by a conversation on capitalism in Professor Moishe Postone’s course on “Self, Culture, and Society.” ...
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General Admissions Advice

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
164 Words
If you are ever deferred, don't lose hope! I applied early action to the University of Chicago and was deferred before finally being admitted in the regular decision round. After receiving my deferral update, I sent a letter back to the university explaining that this was my first...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
208 Words
I interviewed with the University of Chicago, Vanderbilt University, and Princeton University. Some advice I would give about interviews are: 1. Always dress nicely for your interviews! You want to be presented to these colleges as professional and mature, so make sure to dress that way. 2. Prepare some questions in advance. Most interviews will conclude with "Do you have any questions you...
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High School Performance

Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
2020
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1420
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAnimal Foster Care Provider / Animal Rescue Volunteer, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), Key Club, Library Volunteer, Model Congress / Model UN, National Honor Society, School Jazz / Orchestra, Student Council / Government

Experience & Awards

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