christiney4,
Duke ‘21
B.A., Physics
I have valuable advice as well as tutoring services for students of every year in high school.
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Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Manhasset, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Binghamton University - SUNY (Binghamton, NY)
  • Stony Brook University - SUNY (Stony Brook, NY)
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Duke University (Durham, NC)

Applied for a B.A. in Physics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

Conversations With Mom It's the first day of ninth grade. I'm nervous, yet excited, about what high school has to offer. Will there be new challenges? Will my visual mind be stimulated by previously unknown topics and keywords? World history starts with the early humans, known for stone tools and cave drawings. In class, I seriously wondered how these people first conceived the concept of art, when the concept didn’t even exist yet. I imagined prehistoric cave dwellers in...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
532 Words
I wake up early with a clear view of the snow-covered campus outside of my House lounge window. Bundling up in a thick coat, scarf, and mittens, I head out to my morning seminar, trekking through the Gothic winter wonderland. The desks are in a circle as classmates and professor engage in invigorating discussion, ask deep questions, and share answers from diverse perspectives. Professor Paul Soreno radiates his passion for dinosaur science, and I begin to share a similar interest....
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School Specific Advice

How to increase chances at my school
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How to increase chances at my school
30 Words
If you are Asian, try to apply for something...
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More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
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Apply to more...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Write...
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What set me apart from other applicants
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Not martial...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.36
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2350
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1580
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details15 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis, Martial Arts

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, National Honor Society, Rotary Club, School Choir, Science Club/Team, Tutoring/Mentoring, Volunteer Coach

Experience & Awards

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