College Admissions Info

Shiva
New York University, ‘19
BA, International Studies, Journalism

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 1 advice topics

Student Background

From: Princeton , New Jersey
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Both Parents, Grandparent
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 11 schools
Accepted At: NYU, UCSD, Washington
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: German

Test Scores

2250
SAT
34
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1540
Highest SAT: 2250
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High School Performance

3.64
GPA
Top 25%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Low one semester/year

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: One moment that changed you
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Prompt: Discuss an accomplishment or event, formal or informal, that marked your transition from childhood to adulthood within your culture, community, or family. Growing up, I was slow, weak and a little bit chubby. I was always more inclined to academics and intellectual pursuits rather than athletics. At times, I loved my nerdiness. I was a human encyclopedia with an entry on nearly everything from the inner workings of the German government to battles of the Hundred Years' War. Other...











College Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
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