sree98
sree98,
Drexel ‘21
B.S., Computer Science
Tech savy, Indian, Questbridge
Features Included
4
Essays
7
Schools
10
Scores
1
Advice
1
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
First Gen College StudentYes
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Malayalam, English, Hindi, Tamil, Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Drexel University (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Pennsylvania State University - University Park (University Park, PA)
  • Temple University (Philadelphia, PA)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Haverford College (Haverford, PA)
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Drexel University (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.S. in Computer Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

Since my childhood, I have been passionate about computers. When I was about nine years old, my dad brought a new bulky thing into our home. I saw my dad using it one day, and was mesmerized by how these "magical machines" work. I asked my father, "What is that?" He said it was called a computer. I was not allowed to use it or even touch it, and if I did, I would get into a lot of troubles....
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
527 Words
Getting to know my inner self, the little computer geek in me, was an eye-opener. Ever since I experienced the reality of the engineering field through the classes in Access Engineering at Penn, I knew I belonged in the engineering field, particularly in Computer Science. I have had a lifelong interest in computers and this interest has led me to learn more about the field and to do more. The opportunity to work in the University of Pennsylvania’s research...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
414 Words
Haverford stood out to me when I was researching colleges in the northeast especially because of its Honor Code. I love how this can give me much more freedom on what I can do at a college. I am the kind of person who loves to do projects and other papers as a group. Collaborating with my fellow peers about my paper or research provides a greater environment to learn from others and get help from others. The Honor code...
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Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
410 Words
Many technologies in schools are beneficial for both teachers and students. However, these technologies often do not easily adapt and utilize new discoveries. My vision is to incorporate the newest technologies into the teaching experience in the public school system in Philadelphia, and throughout the world. The educational technologies are very outdated in Philadelphia public schools. I would use the education I received from Drexel University to implement advanced uses in educational institutions to help both the students and teachers,...
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School Specific Advice

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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
74 Words
I ultimately chose Drexel University, because it was one of my dream schools to be at to study Computer Science. It was...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
3.85
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved

Test Scores

Highest ACT
25
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1660
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1200
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis (Recruited), Tennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMulticultural / International Club

Experience & Awards

Awards Received

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