College Admissions Info

Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick, ‘17
BA, Cellular Biology, Neuroscience

Profile Overview

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  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

I am a rising junior who is majoring in Cell Biology and Neuroscience. I plan on going to medical school after I graduate in 2017.
From: Millstone , New Jersey
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: Rutgers, Quinnipiac, Penn State, College of NJ, USciences
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Akan, English

Test Scores

Highest ACT:

High School Performance

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High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Track & Field, Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: Lions Club, National Honor Society

College Application Essays

502 Words
Life with Grandma Among all your experiences, which one is your greatest? It may be winning a trophy for something for the first time or being elected as the best student. All these things are great experiences for some people. Well, in my life I have faced many trials and challenges. Some were tiring, some were interesting, and some were just awkward. All these experiences have made me who I am today. Nevertheless, I would not have gained all these...

Additional Essay Details:
21 Words
I used this essay as my common app essay about an experience that you believe has made you who you are.

College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
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My school is located in the center...

My favorite course thus far, and why
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My favorite course so far has been a Byrnes Seminar...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
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I had no idea that...

Why I declined other schools
35 Words
I declined the schools I was accepted into because they were...

Post-college plans
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After college, I plan...