College Admissions Info

NC State35654
North Carolina State University - Raleigh, ‘17
BS, Biology

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 2 supplemental essays

Student Background

From: Dhahran , Saudi Arabia
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: Sibling
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: NC State
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Arabic

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1420
Highest SAT: 2020

High School Performance

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High School Type: International
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Habitat for Humanity
Application Additional Materials:

College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
687 Words
My background is almost definitely the only reason that I turned out the way I did. First of all, I was born in Khartoum, Sudan, and I consider it one of my homes, even though I have an American passport. My family and I moved to North Carolina when I was about three years old, and we stayed there until I reached the end of my third grade year. We moved to Katy, Houston for a few months, but ultimately...

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
521 Words
In my junior year of high school, I entered an art show for the American consulate in Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia. I didn’t really want to, since I was in the process of studying for my AP mock exams, and therefore couldn’t put my full effort into the drawing. My art teacher pressured me into it, though, and I managed to complete an art piece that made it into a published calendar. This made me happy, of course, but...

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