heellllo,
WashU ‘20
B.S., Neuroscience and Neurobiology
I honestly didn't get into WashU for my test scores.
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Advice
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Background

Hometown Seattle, Washington
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Decision
First Gen College StudentNo
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
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Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)

Applied for a B.S. in Neuroscience and Neurobiology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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When I was six years old, I loved to lie down on a grassy hillside by my house and stare at the clouds, anticipating what animal or object I might be able to discern in the white, wispy wonderland. My mind swirled with these breathtaking figures; they were astronomical. As a rebellious child, I sought cloud-watching to escape my seemingly monotonous home life. Even now, I will never become bored from just staring at the blue yonder. One day, Jake,...
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General Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
39 Words
ALWAYS APPLY FOR MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS THAT YOU QUALIFY FOR. I cannot stress...
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What set me apart from other applicants
142 Words
During the application process, I realized that schools want unique and diverse people that can contribute to their campus. And, I mean, me being an asian male, standing out to the admissions committee would require a little something extra. I took a...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
112 Words
Wash U: The interview is very casual, and it's more for yourself than for the school. This is your chance to ask questions about the school, and actually have a conversation with a person...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
144 Words
Down-to-Earth - WashU kids are really unique and have their own quirks that make the campus life really fun and interesting. Smart - I mean, these kids are smart. They can have fun whenever, but their knowledge got them into the...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
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I found Wash U to be my final choice, because of the great academics, diverse campus, friendly students, and the overall...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.87
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2200
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1510
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMulticultural / International Club, After School Sports Coach, Community Cleanup / Service, Church

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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