allan34
allan34,
Columbia ‘19
B.A., Economics
Columbia student- love staying active and pursuing new challenges
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Essays
9
Schools
5
Scores
1
Advice
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ECs
3
Sports

Background

Hometown Minneapolis, Minnesota
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
First Gen College StudentYes
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Tufts University (Medford, MA)
  • Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)
  • Carleton College (Northfield, MN)
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Columbia University (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
636 Words
Place you’re content
Whenever I tell someone I was born in Miami Beach, Florida, their response usually falls into one of two categories: questioning or disbelief. Some question why my family would ever leave Florida for Minnesota, and to this I respond simply that my parents received job offers here and that they were attracted to Minneapolis as a place to raise children. The more common reaction is shock and disbelief at the idea of me being born anywhere near a beach. I...
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General Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
77 Words
I think it's especially important to find teachers who know you outside of the classroom, especially those who are involved in your extracurriculars....
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High School Performance

GPA
3.93
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
35
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
2290
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1550
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsSoccer, Cross Country, Track & Field (Recruited)

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesStudent Council / Government

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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