IanM
IanM,
Stanford ‘19
B.S., Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Interested in creating new technologies to make health care safer and cheaper. | Absolutely willing to mentor!
Features Included
2
Essays
4
Schools
9
Scores
5
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Las Vegas, Nevada
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Tagalog

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • Pomona College (Claremont, CA)
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Stanford University (Stanford, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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At the age of ten I had the jarring realization that parents are not perfect when I discovered that my dad was a gambler. He left in the middle of the night, pawned my Wii, and played poker until I called him to scream for what felt like an hour. I have never understood his reasoning for gambling, insisting that it was to “help out with money.” Sure he was thinking about our family and hoping that one day he...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
29 Words
In Stanford's supplemental essay on intellectual curiosity, I described my experience with research and how it changed my outlook on education and the nuances of knowledge in this era.
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General Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
29 Words
Calculus III because it really teaches you how to...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
23 Words
I applied through the QuestBridge National College...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
237 Words
HAVE A THEME. This is your time to be introspective of the past 17-18 years of your life and a chance to come to terms with what plans, dreams, and aspirations you may have in your future. You do not have to be the most well rounded student or a nationally-ranked athlete in order to get into the college you want. Personally, my theme focused on my strong STEM background, political...
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My advice about getting recommenders
40 Words
Rather than trying to get the most "prestigious" people to write your...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
29 Words
My top three reasons for choosing Stanford is 1. amazing...
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High School Performance

GPA
4
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeMagnet
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
2130
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1480
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesScience Club/Team, Debate Club/Team, Hospital Volunteer, Church

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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