College Admissions Info

crazyhinduboy
crazyhinduboy
Harvard University ‘18
BS, Statistics

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 3 advice topics

Student Background

I'm a tech nerd, who loves interacting with people. My interests lie in entrepreneurship and the startup culture.
From: Holtsville , New York
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Harvard, Yale
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Hindi

Test Scores

2340
SAT
35
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1580
Highest SAT: 2340
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High School Performance

4.50
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Tennis, Volleyball
Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Local Orchestra / Symphony / Band, Math Team, National Honor Society, Other religious affiliation, Science Club/Team, Spanish Club, Student Council / Government, Hospital Volunteer, Tutoring/Mentoring
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College Application Essays

I Love You Papa As I struggled to understand the theory of relativity, the opening of my door startled me. No one was there. Then…BAM! In came a dancing fool, wearing only a pair of tighty-whiteys, high socks, a vest of chest hair, and a thick coat of shaving cream covering his face (except his prized mustache, of course). It was my papa! Using his microphone razor, he started singing his personal rendition of “Party in the U.S...









Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
515 Words
America vs. India “Noooo!” I turned around to my mom shrieking, “Don’t eat that hot dog!” It was too late. I had tasted meat for the first time, but not just any meat… BEEF. I had been ambushed by the All-American Frank hot dog. It was the bite heard around the world. The war between the two cultures had begun - the oiled comb-over boy against the Yankee Doodle adversary. My grumbling belly sounded the horn of the first...







College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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extremely hard working, competitive, preparatory (everyone schedules everything),...





What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
78 Words
Funding is not as easy to get as you think. You have to compete for it, and Harvard just keeps all of it...





Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
98 Words
HFAC- (Harvard Financial Analysts Club) I think this is the largest club because everyone gets funneled into finance, and I guess being part of that club looks good...