College Admissions Info

LHYale
LHYale
Yale University, ‘19
BS, Molecular Biology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Yale Class of 2019
From: Birmingham , Alabama
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: Yale, Cornell, Auburn, Vanderbilt, UC Berkeley, WashU
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin

Test Scores

2350
SAT
34
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1580
Highest SAT: 2350
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High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 5%
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High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Charity Drive Organizing, Math Team, Choir, Church, Debate Club/Team, Tutoring/Mentoring, Model Congress / Model UN, Hospital Volunteer
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Place you’re content
513 Words
I closed my eyes. I prayed that when I opened them, I would see someone else in the mirror. I took a peek and sighed. It was still me. I was only eight, and that morning, one of the boys at my Christian school asked me, “Did an eighteen wheeler flatten your face?” He and his friends mockingly squinted their eyes and snickered. I had always wondered why my parents moved to Alabama of all the wonderful, diverse places in...







Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
508 Words
I closed my eyes. I prayed that when I opened them, I would see someone else in the mirror. I took a peek and sighed. It was still me. I was only eight, and that morning, one of the boys at my Christian school asked me, “Did an eighteen wheeler flatten your face?” He and his friends mockingly squinted their eyes and snickered. I had always wondered why my parents moved to Alabama of all the wonderful, diverse places in...







Additional Essay Details:
7 Words
Be yourself! Write about what you love.

College Admissions Advice

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
26 Words
After I was deferred to Regular Decision (I...





How to increase chances at my school
1080 Words
The college essay can both bring eye-opening self-reflection and a massive headache. Last year, I spent a good two or three months trying to think of things to say about myself… and half of the time was spent sitting in front of my blank computer screen. I may have spent more time thinking about what to write than actually writing, but one thing's for sure - my college essays took up countless hours of pondering about my life and numerous late nights of typing away furiously. I may have aged ten years during the process, but looking back, it was...