College Admissions Info

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, ‘18
BS, Computer Science

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a theater addict studying Computer Science :)
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: MIT, WPI, RPI, UMass
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1480
Highest SAT: 2130
Other SAT Scores:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Community or summer theater/plays, School Theater/Plays, Debate Club/Team, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, National Honor Society, Chess, Help Save Our Environment
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Place you’re content
414 Words
Empty rooms, echoing halls, and a library that is actually silent; this is the school after hours. There are few places where I find myself completely relaxed, but the calm aura that the school emanates once everyone has left leaves me perfectly content. I’m not talking about the school 10-15 minutes after the last class has ended and everyone is still hanging around, I’m talking about 2-3 hours later when the clubs have finished meeting and the last...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
9 Words
Describing my best quality/attribute in a humorous way

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
12 Words
Describing the world that I come from using theater as my world

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
15 Words
Describing a challenge that I have faced using the college application process as an example

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
13 Words
Describing why I want to study electrical engineering and computer science at MIT

Additional Essay Details:
838 Words
Supplemental Essay 1: I really cannot answer this question because it would conflict with my best attribute, modesty. Ok, all jokes aside, my best quality would be my integrity, an attribute I can get across best with a story. One day in history class, we were studying for our final exam, which was scheduled for the next day when the teacher stepped out of the room for a short time. Within seconds, everyone was crowded around one of the teacher’s...

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