Zabir
Zabir,
Tufts ‘17
B.S., Computer Science
I'm a Computer Science student at Tufts all the way from Dhaka, Bangladesh
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Essays
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Schools
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Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Dhaka, Bangladesh
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Bengali, Hindi, Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Tufts University (Medford, MA)
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Middlebury College (Middlebury, VT)
  • Colby College (Waterville, ME)
  • Williams College (Williamstown, MA)
  • Grinnell College (Grinnell, IA)
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Tufts University (Medford, MA)

Applied for a B.S. in Computer Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
545 Words
Issue of personal significance
It didn’t seem like a bad idea, or a great one. At my mom’s suggestion, I walked into Black Belt Academy for my first karate class. I didn’t know then that the institution wouldn’t just teach me self-defense, but would radically change my perspective in life. The “dojo”, or training hall, was quiet, unassuming, not unlike the homes around it. The difference was only apparent when I entered, in the rubber lining on the floor, the...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

GPA
3.75
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypeBoarding
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2190
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1510
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSoccer

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team, Drama Production Crew

Experience & Awards

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