Medstudent96
Medstudent96,
BU ‘18
B.A., Medicine and Medical Studies, , Pre-Medicine Studies
Current second year student in Boston University's Seven-Year Accelerated Medical Program.
Features Included
4
Essays
10
Schools
11
Scores
5
Advice
7
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Allendale, New Jersey
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Hindi, Punjabi, Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Stony Brook University - SUNY (Stony Brook, NY)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Tufts University (Medford, MA)
  • George Washington University (Washington, DC)
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Boston University (Boston, MA)

Applied for a B.A. in Medicine and Medical Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents + 1 more

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Coming from an immigrant family, I learned both the advantages and drawbacks of being a first generation American from a very young age. My parents, both raised in the north Indian state of Punjab, gave me the gift of a vibrant culture and the wonderful ability to speak three languages. However, the more they tried to keep me close to my ethnic roots, the more I discovered the disparity between my life at home and my life in the predominantly...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
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If there is any place that feels like a home away from home, it is Boston. I first visited Boston University last year when my older brother was starting at the School of Management. Since then I have been keenly attracted to BU’s location in a beautiful city beside the river, right in the center of the nation’s academic capital. BU has a strong presence in Boston and is integrated into, but not lost in, the city. When...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
16 Words
I wrote about my influences in life that led me to choose a career in medicine.
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Additional Essay Details
16 Words
I wrote a common app essay (attached) and an essay on why BU and why medicine.
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General Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
36 Words
Although Boston University is not particularly known for Greek Life, I...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
13 Words
Psychology is a great...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
7 Words
Motivated, diligent,...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
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I used a private admissions counselor...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Volunteer and...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.50
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2370
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1590
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsFencing

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesBoy/Girl Scouts, Community Cleanup / Service, Rotary Club, Computer / Technology Volunteer, Disaster relief, Hospital Volunteer, Multicultural / International Club
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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