College Admissions Info

dzheng
dzheng
Harvard University, ‘12
BA,

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

I graduated from Harvard in 2012, spent a year abroad, then entered medical school!
From: Granite Bay , California
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: Harvard, Brown, Duke, UChicago, Dartmouth, UC Berkeley, UCLA
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2330
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1570
Highest SAT: 2330
SAT Prep:
SAT IIs:

High School Performance

4.40
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: Academic Decathlon, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Hospital Volunteer
How Spent Summers:
Work:

College Application Essays

His room number 12 was starkly lit in the clean, white glow of the hospital, the man on the gurney reminding me of the solemn Native American chiefs of my history books. Our conversation began with his asking if I was Chinese—my bewilderment at the question was likely clear on my face. But he had a reason for the racial inquiry, for he had been to China, and all over the globe, in fact. I had discovered a traveling preacher,...









College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
16 Words
Extracurriculars at Harvard run the...





What I’d change about my application process
18 Words
I would attempted to set...





What set me apart from other applicants
21 Words
I was very well-rounded in terms...





Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
29 Words
I did not use a private counselor, but my...





Why I ultimately chose my school
29 Words
Harvard may not be worth the prestige its name...