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Amethyst16
Amethyst16
University of Rochester ‘18
BS,

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

From: Flushing
Gender: Female
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: Fordham, Stony Brook, Binghamton, Union, Rochester, SUNY Buffalo, Hunter, CUNY City, Brooklyn College, Lehigh, BU, St. John's
Denied At:
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Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Cantonese

Test Scores

2180
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1510
Highest SAT: 2180
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High School Performance

3.90
GPA
N/A
Rank
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved

Extracurriculars & Awards

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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Failure experience
639 Words
I remember the dark clouds and the cold wind that numbed my fingers. I also remember every ball flying past my head. Every time this happened, I asked myself, "Why are you missing the ball?” As I continued to ask this question I became more consumed with my own thoughts and before I knew it, I had lost my first handball game. My mind froze; I was unable to comprehend anything. For the rest of the day, this memory rewound...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
252 Words
Although there are many schools in the nation that teaches Neuroscience, the Neuroscience major at University of Rochester is the most appealing. Most universities treat Neuroscience as a single subject. However, Neuroscience is a subject that must take many points of views into consideration. At University of Rochester, Neuroscience is an interdepartmental major, where different fields of science such as anatomy, biochemistry, psychology, and physiology converge. Learning Neuroscience through a multidisciplinary approach is an experience more worthwhile than just learning...





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