hcussen6
hcussen6,
Stanford ‘22
B.S., Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Band, performing arts, and science.
Features Included
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Essays
5
Schools
14
Scores
0
Advice
2
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Englewood, Colorado
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian, White Non-Hispanic
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • University of Colorado - Boulder (Boulder, CO)
  • Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ)
  • University of Washington (Seattle, WA)
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Stanford University (Stanford, CA)

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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I pull the crisp grey jacket on for the first time, admiring the way the color frames my every motion with power and class. This is a drum major uniform, meant to set me apart from the rest of the marching band as I conduct them. I practice a few gestures; a crescendo, a cutoff, enjoying the feeling of the grey fabric, reveling in the wide-eyed stares of freshmen, knowing that soon all attention will be on me as I...
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Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story.
“I thought you were just white,” my classmate declares when I show him a picture of my family: white father, Chinese mother, and two children somewhere in the racial middle. And yet a few weeks later, the same classmate derides the A on my geometry test, “It’s only because you’re ‘Asian,’” he hisses as he flips his paper over to hide his grade and his racism. I have been assigned two mutually exclusive stereotypes: I am a collector...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.50
(equivalent to 4.00 unweighted)
Rank
Top 5%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
36
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1560
 
SAT Score Details
 
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details9 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMarching Band, Science/Math
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

Awards Received

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