KevinB,
Northwestern ‘17
B.S., Economics, , Industrial Engineering
Features Included
3
Essays
8
Schools
14
Scores
4
Advice
2
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Basking Ridge, New Jersey
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
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Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)

Applied for a B.S. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Sibling

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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The amphitheaters of Lincoln Center are impressive structures indeed. Its lighting, architecture, and acoustics complement one another just like the sections of the bands that play in them. But without the orchestra, this is nothing more than just a pretty building. In the deep recesses of my thought, there was a passion without a purpose. Until recently, I was fully convinced that this was the maximum I could achieve with the violin: weeks of preparation requiring meticulous attention to detail...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
316 Words
I take most aspects of life in stride, except cold weather. I really don’t like that. The stinging winter winds, dry air, and slippery ice turn the outdoors into a battle with the elements. So whenever the fall and winter seasons settle in, I prepare like I’m going to war. Before I take my first step out into the skin-peeling cold every day I bundle up in layers of shirts, sweaters, coats. I don a Yankees beanie and...
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Additional Essay Details
132 Words
I'd like to think that college admissions like to hear about people overcoming a challenge, that one should always be trying to improve his or herself. Depending on your essay topic, you should craft a piece that utilizes a certain dislike that you have and expand upon why its necessary to overcome it. A school especially like Northwestern loves students that are well-rounded, unique, quirky, and enjoy doing things that can make them feel uncomfortable at times. By using this...
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General Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
35 Words
Volunteer and travel. Explore everything so that when it comes to...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
13 Words
Best academically while also...
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How to increase chances at my school
10 Words
Be a very...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
34 Words
Northwestern Crew - Very legitimate club team that seeks growth...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.35
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2280
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1550
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details9 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team, National Honor Society
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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