College Admissions Info

christiney4
Duke University, ‘21
BA, Physics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I have valuable advice as well as tutoring services for students of every year in high school.
From: Manhasset , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Accepted At: Binghamton, Stony Brook
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

2350
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1580
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:
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High School Performance

4.36
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis, Martial Arts
Extracurricular Activities: School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, National Honor Society, Rotary Club, School Choir, Science Club/Team, Tutoring/Mentoring, Volunteer Coach

College Application Essays

644 Words
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...









Supplemental Essay for Yale, Stanford, Columbia, UPenn, Brown, Dartmouth, Cornell, UChicago, JHU, WashU: “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....









College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
10 Words
Apply to more...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
3 Words
Write...





What set me apart from other applicants
6 Words
Not martial...





How to increase chances at my school (WashU)
4 Words
Demonstrated...





How to increase chances at my school (Yale)
30 Words
If you are Asian, try to apply for something...