annie111
annie111,
NYU ‘24
B.S., Computer Science
I am my high school salutatorian in an international high school in Taiwan hoping to major in computer science.
Features Included
2
Essays
2
Schools
11
Scores
3
Advice
7
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Hsinchu, Taiwan
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • University of Washington (Seattle, WA)
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New York University (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.S. in Computer Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

Discuss an accomplishment, event, or realization that sparked a period of personal growth and a new understanding of yourself or others.
A year ago, my mother casually said that if I had a brother, I would receive nothing from her. With tears dripping down my cheeks, I had asked her to clarify. However, she coldly maintained that she always believed that sons are superior to daughters. Every time I make my biannual journey to China, I sense the tug of the same strings that compelled my mother to say those harsh words. Despite my frequent travels to Chongqing, I always feel...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
395 Words
Why NYU?
Ever since I attended the Abu Dhabi college visit this past October, I have identified NYUAD as my first choice. NYUAD allows me to engage deeply in my hobbies and interests, be a part of a tight-knit community, and see the world through its accessible study abroad programs. After self-learning C++ and teaching younger students the basics of programming, I realized that I am fascinated with the order and logic behind computer science. However, I also love drawing portraits, designing...
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School Specific Advice

More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

How to deal with the stress of applying to college
101 Words
People say that the college application process is very stressful, and it definitely is- if you don't know what you want. Before you apply to twenty schools out of the...
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What I’d change about my application process
76 Words
I would have reconsidered applying ED to NYU. Applying early decision really limits your choices if you get accepted. It literally leaves you...
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My advice about getting recommenders
68 Words
I would recommend you to ask them VERY POLITELY. I made the mistake of asking quite casually, and the teacher...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.52
(equivalent to 3.97 unweighted)
Rank
Top 5%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1530
 
SAT Score Details
 
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesComputer / Technology Volunteer, Art, Student Council / Government, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Other Club/Activity, Art, Academic

Experience & Awards

Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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