College Admissions Info

Nychan

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 3 supplemental essays
  • 2 advice topics

Student Background

Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: Cal Poly Pomona, UC Riverside, USC
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

21
ACT
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Highest ACT:
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High School Performance

AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Reaching a goal
373 Words
Please provide a statement that addresses your reasons for transferring and the objectives you hope to achieve. You can type directly into the box, or you can paste text from another source. (250-650 words) My reasons for transferring are multifaceted: seeking a more challenging academic program, hoping to meld into a very diverse and interesting social experience by living on campus, and because I have a definitive idea of a specific major, particularly in Global Health and Disease Prevention. Although...







Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
235 Words
Describe your academic interests and how you plan to pursue them at USC. Please feel free to address your first- and second-choice major selections. (250 word limit) Numerous opportunities have propelled me toward my current career interests. I interned at an architectural firm, Martinez & Cutri, where I gained intimate knowledge of the daily routines of both architects and engineers. Unfortunately this profession did not spark my interest. Thus, I pursued the idea of idea of social work by helping to distribute...





Supplemental Essay: Amusing anecdote
228 Words
USC students are known to be involved. Briefly describe a non-academic pursuit (such as service to community or family, a club or sport, or work, etc.,) that best illustrates who you are, and why it is important to you. (250 word limit) Searing lungs, blistering feet and anaerobic feats of strength helped to mold my strong work ethic and mental fortitude. Cross-Country and Track & Field have been my escape and competitive spirit for what is approaching six years. My fascination and...





Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
70 Words
Describe yourself in three words. First word: Magnanimous Second Word: Perceptive Third Word: Gregarious 1.Favorite Food: 2.Favorite fictional character: 3.Greatest invention of all time: 4.What do you like to do for fun? 5.Role model: 6.Favorite book: 7.Best movie of all time: 8.Favorite musical performer/band or composer: 9.Dream job:

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
22 Words
Make sure you take advantage of the...





Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
20 Words
Do not be afraid to contact...