carolinewashere
carolinewasher,
B.S.
I like chocolate milk.
Features Included
3
Essays
17
Schools
4
Scores
1
Advice
1
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Menlo Park, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Pennsylvania State University - University Park (University Park, PA)
  • University of Washington (Seattle, WA)
  • Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
  • Pitzer College (Claremont, CA)
  • Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA)
  • Scripps College (Claremont, CA)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • University of California - Riverside (Riverside, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • University of California - Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA)
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Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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Personal Statement
558 Words
Embracing your heritage, Chinese heritage
On April 6, 1998, my parents officially adopted me from China. My mother was too old when she got married to have kids, so my parents turned to the Bay Area Adoption Services. There, they discovered it would not take long as they were willing to adopt a “special needs” child—children who did not necessarily have special needs but had something different about them that made them unusual. In my case, I had a birthmark that covered the side of my...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
181 Words
What about Scripps College inspired you to apply? (200 words) I do not know if I can explain why Scripps inspired me to apply in a mere two hundred words. The strong community that I discovered at Scripps is unlike any other I have encountered at a college. I heard the admissions officer say that attending an all-women’s college opens a whole different world of connections outside school and a boost of confidence. While I was walking around the campus...
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Additional Essay Details
1014 Words
Scripps Personal Statement You are about to open a bookstore. What are one or two of the first books you would order to stock in your store and why? (500 words) I am a big reader. I love reading everything. I love the excitement and the parts that are left up for interpretation and the symbolism. I love short books, long books, books for adults, and books for children. I have read a wide array of books that I have adored....
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General Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
5 Words
Be honest...
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High School Performance

Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCross Country

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Band
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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