College Admissions Info

Stanford University, ‘19
BS, Aerospace and Aeronautical Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Bold, daring, and Yolo
From: New Providence
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: Stanford, Columbia, Rutgers, Yale, GA Tech
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Japanese

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1570
Highest SAT: 2330
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High School Performance

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Top 25%
High School Type: Magnet
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Science Club/Team, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Local Orchestra / Symphony / Band
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College Application Essays

Up until three years ago, I had always believed that to make a serious difference in a person’s life, I would have to cure cancer, or save someone from a burning building; it would have to be life altering. In fact, if someone asked me what my future goals were, I would have said with total conviction that I wanted to make a major contribution to humanity. During my freshman year, I was lounging in the computer lab when...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
277 Words
As a prospective engineering student, I originally didn’t think the CORE curriculum would be useful; in fact, I’m embarrassed to say that I thought that studying other cultures, literature, and history wouldn’t benefit me at all. However, when I worked on an engineering project to design an inexpensive toilet for Sub-Saharan Africa, we needed to understand the whole scope of the problem, including culture, economy, and even religion. In some regions, religion dictates that people should squat...

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