Cadegx
Cadegx,
UChicago ‘21
B.A., Physics
Pretty happy-go-luck-person, majoring in Math and maybe Linguistics or some other social science
Features Included
3
Essays
1
Schools
13
Scores
3
Advice
3
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Miami, Florida
GenderMale
EthnicityHispanic
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
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University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)

Applied for a B.A. in Physics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

Firefly “You look like a fried rat.” I had only started the fourth grade and those were the first words spoken to me—yet, despite being friendless and insulted in less than ten minutes, those were the first words Shawna ever said to me. Now, most would proceed to never talk to her again, fearing the possibility of being harassed again but not me! I went on to disparage her in every possible way; I soon realized my mistake as...
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Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
625 Words
In a galaxy far, far away the Soviet Onion and Britannian States are locked in a Cold War; escalations spike as the Challenger Race begins, the race to the abysmal depths of Challenger Deep. The deepest point in the ocean. Spies are deployed, crises are fabricated, proxy wars rage for dominance over a simple question. Equality or inequality? Britannians believe inequality isn’t inherently evil, strife is what creates true equality while the Soviet’s believe the opposite. Amidst the...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
318 Words
I’m Belizean. A country most people don’t think about; but, my home’s poverty and lack of importance never really bothered me instead I took the opportunity to investigate every nook and cranny around me. From feeding crocodiles in a well to watching ants communicate to watching harpy eagles hunt, there was always something to do around Orange Walk, I just had to be patient, however, my patience was limited to my observations and outside of watching the...
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School Specific Advice

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General Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
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Honestly, I think my essays were off...
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How I made up for low grades in high school
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I finished junior year with a 3.5 and got...
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How I narrowed down my essay topics
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I just wrote ideas down as they came...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.47
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Bottom Half
 
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
31
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1440
 
SAT Score Details
 
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMath Team, Model Congress / Model UN, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America)
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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