Danab
Danab,
Yale ‘22
B.S., Biology
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Features Included
2
Essays
8
Schools
10
Scores
4
Advice
9
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Laurel, Indiana
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
  • Clemson University (Clemson, SC)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • University of Oklahoma (Norman, OK)
  • University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY)
  • University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, AL)
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Yale University (New Haven, CT)

Applied for a B.S. in Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

I have golfed in summer tournaments since I was twelve years old. The key word here is summer. Oftentimes, these summer tournaments would begin around 9 am and go until 3 pm or later. That means I played right through the high noon summer heat. As I golfed, I would always wear the same hat, an originally black TaylorMade R11 Burner with two ball markers, one attached to each side of the bill. By the time I retired this hat, it was...
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Supplemental Essay: Using a metaphor
15 Words
Open
Explained where I grew up as a metaphor to where I am going in life.
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School Specific Advice

More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

How I narrowed down my essay topics
55 Words
If you have ideas, write them down! As you decide which topic you really want to focus...
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My advice about getting recommenders
67 Words
Make sure you know the recommenders you have chosen. I chose two teachers, one whom I knew since middle school,...
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How to deal with the stress of applying to college
49 Words
Start early! I knew which schools I wanted to apply to by July right before...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
39 Words
Read, read, read! Find books that you've always wanted to read but...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.73
(equivalent to 4.00 unweighted)
Rank
Top 1%
 
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1530
 
SAT Score Details
 
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsGolf

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSpanish Club, Theater/Drama, Academic, Local Orchestra / Symphony / Band, Marching Band, Music: Instrumental, National Honor Society, School Band, Tutoring/Mentoring

Experience & Awards

Awards Received

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