alexjaelee
alexjaelee,
BC ‘21
B.A., Sociology
BC Class of 2021
Features Included
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Essays
3
Schools
7
Scores
0
Advice
7
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Newton, Massachusetts
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
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Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)

Applied for a B.A. in Sociology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

Personal Statement
123 Words
Transition to adulthood
The news didn’t sink in when my parents first told me we were moving. Much like them, I was excited for a house of our own away from the cramped, urban atmosphere of Cambridge, where our sleep was interrupted by emergency vehicles wailing down the street. But my elation was brief. I was jerked back into reality during my second period the next day by a passing question: “What about friends?” The question persisted throughout the day. I was...
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School Specific Advice

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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.15
 
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1510
 
SAT Score Details
 
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Debate Club/Team, Hospital Volunteer, School Band, School Jazz / Orchestra, School Theater/Plays, Student Council / Government

Experience & Awards

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