College Admissions Info

HBharucha
HBharucha
University of Texas - Austin ‘18
BS, Biology

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 3 supplemental essays
  • 4 advice topics

Student Background

I am college sophomore currently attending the College of Natural Science at the University of Texas in Austin as a Biology major and a Computer Science minor.
From: Dickinson , Texas
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: UT Austin, U of Houston, Baylor
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Gujarati, Hindi

Test Scores

1560
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1130
Highest SAT: 1560
Other SAT Scores:

High School Performance

4.36
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Computer / Technology Volunteer
How Spent Summers:
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College Application Essays

Living in southeast Texas results in very interesting summers. One summer in particular changed the course of my entire future. As Hurricane Ike ripped through the Galveston coastline, my parents and I fully expected to return to our home just as we left it, but after about a month of waiting we were devastated to find out that our home was completely gone. This event scarred me for the next few years. Moving from a place where I knew everybody...



Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
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Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
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Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
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College Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
56 Words
Have an overall good resume.UT looks at applications holistically so if your grades aren't as good...





My favorite course thus far, and why
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My favorite course thus far has definitely been chemistry. It's amazing...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Intelligent, hard-working,...





Why I ultimately chose my school
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University of Texas is one of the nation's best public colleges. They have great mentoring programs...