Eliot Holop
Eliot Holop,
Cornell ‘19
B.S., Biology, , Pre-Medicine Studies
Features Included
3
Essays
15
Schools
11
Scores
5
Advice
3
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Plantation, Florida
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
Other Language(s) Spoken English

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • Rice University (Houston, TX)
  • University of Florida (Gainesville, FL)
  • University of Central Florida (Orlando, FL)
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • Ohio State University - Columbus (Columbus, Oh)
  • Florida State University (Tallahassee, FL)
  • Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH)
  • University of Miami (Coral Gables, FL)
  • Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)
  • United States Military Academy at West Point (West Point, NY)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
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Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)

Applied for a B.S. in Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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PTSD, one of the most devastating acronyms a service member and his/her family member may hear after completing their military commitment. The lasting effect of this mental disability challenges and affects the individual and those they come into contact with. PTSD is not only a disorder discussed between patient and doctor, but also a label with stigmas attached to it that further isolate and distance the sufferer from those around him; thus, making it more difficult to treat. The...
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
20 Words
I chose a moment in my life that was extremely pivotal in the way I looked at my life situation.
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Additional Essay Details
657 Words
I decided to include my commonapp supplemental essay here: Some say during a time of hardship, there isn't much one can do except hold your head high and hope for the best. I disagree with them; I believe that a situation can change for the better if effort is put forth to do so. I have personal experience that proves this to be true and shows how a bad situation was completely turned around, and in many ways, saved my...
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General Admissions Advice

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
55 Words
I chose to pursue weight training at Cornell University because it allows me to relax. Taking time...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
43 Words
Cornell Universities' financial aid system is odd for the land grant colleges. For...
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What I’d change about my application process
41 Words
If I were to do anything different about applying to Cornell, I...
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Why I declined other schools
57 Words
I declined other schools like Boston College, Ohio State and the University of Miami mainly on the...
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How I chose schools to apply to
28 Words
I chose schools to apply to based on...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.75
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
2040
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1430
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Charity Drive Organizing, Other Religious Affiliation
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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