College Admissions Info

ethngai
Washington University in St. Louis, ‘19
BBA, Managerial Economics, History

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Saratoga , California
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 13 schools
Accepted At: Tufts, USC, UToronto, UBC, GWU, Rochester, BU, WashU, Wesleyan
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Cantonese

Test Scores

2200
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1510
Highest SAT: 2200
Other SAT Scores:
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High School Performance

4.30
GPA
Top 25%
Rank
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

539 Words
For me, history is so fascinating because it is an intricate web, infinite in detail, which is constantly being woven by our everyday actions. It can be the mundane like Spartan food, or the extraordinary like Kaiser Wilhelm's mustache When my parents moved from Canada to begin their careers here, they decided to settle in Saratoga which like other professional communities has an archetypal model for “intelligence”. I remember when growing up, my parents always suggested that I should do...









College Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
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What I’d change about my application process
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Why I ultimately chose my school
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My advice about getting recommenders
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Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
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