College Admissions Info

Queen’s University, ‘18
BS, Psychology

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Queen Science Honours 2018
From: Kingston , Canada
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Accepted At: UBC, UToronto, McGill, UCLA, Queen's U, McMaster
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin, French

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1550
Highest SAT: 2280

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Public

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Volunteer/public interest work
656 Words
I walked into the room as the chatter ended and several faces, wrinkled with age, turned to look at me, eager to hear what I was about to teach them. As a student who had always been on the receiving end of education, teaching was a totally new experience for me and, when I finally left the retirement home two hours later, I was tired and frustrated after many fruitless attempts at trying to teach the residents how to use...

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
28 Words
Honestly, college is a time to really discover...

My favorite course thus far, and why
27 Words
My favourite course so far is probably Psyc 100....

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
18 Words
The school spirit and the...

What I’d change about my application process
31 Words
I'd probably focus more on my schoolwork. I never...

My advice about getting recommenders
33 Words
Find someone who really knows you. For me, I picked...