College Admissions Info

Tantanic99
Tantanic99
Georgia Institute of Technology ‘21
BS, Environmental Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

The international underdog with super low SAT scores
From: - , Thailand
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Accepted At: Bates, Wisconsin, Dickinson
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

1980
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1400
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:
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High School Performance

3.50
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cheerleading, Track & Field, Volleyball
Extracurricular Activities: Buddhist Club
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement for GA Tech, Bates, Wisconsin: Fictional short story
16 Words
Wrote about farming earthworms and the relationships between me and other pivotal people in my community.

Supplemental Essay for GA Tech: “Why us” school essay
148 Words
Within three weeks, AHPND had destroyed our community’s shrimp farms. As a budding environmentalist, I was involved in organic farming, the mangrove club and aquaponics, but this disaster was beyond my scope. For months, I experimented with different ways to save the farms, finally discovering that earthworm castings could neutralize the bacteria. Georgia Tech’s Environmental Engineering major emphasizes such direct community involvement and research as forces of social change. At Georgia Tech, the Water Quality Engineering and Geotechnical...



Supplemental Essay for GA Tech: Unique question posed by school
149 Words
uddhist meditation is based on letting go of the past but learning from it, planning for the future yet living in the present. To my parents, our religion is like a warm coat, that will keep me protected. But their coat was one size fits all and the coat remained too large for my tiny frame. For years, the struggle between the demands of my education and those of our traditional Buddhist culture had brought distance between me and my...



College Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
44 Words
I got professors and teachers who also taught my grandfather, father, aunt to...





Post-college plans
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
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How to approach transferring schools
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
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