Haresh500
Haresh500,
Rutgers ‘15
B.A., English
English Major Graduate from Rutgers University. On the path towards graduate school to become a teacher.
Features Included
3
Essays
4
Schools
4
Scores
8
Advice
2
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Edison, New Jersey
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish, Gujarati

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - Newark  (Newark, NJ)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
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Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)

Applied for a B.A. in English

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
47 Words
Role model/inspiration
It was an essay based on my favorite singer, Corey Taylor, who overcame obstacles in his life and became the successful person he is today. I find this inspiring because it shows that no one should ever let their obstacles, especially financial, keep them from their aspirations.
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
333 Words
This program, Shakespeare in England, satisfies many of my goals, academically, personally, and professionally. Shakespeare’s plays are essential in my understanding of the culture of the 16th and 17th centuries. From an academic viewpoint, I know that seeing Shakespeare’s plays is necessary to understand them fully. There is only so much that I can learn from studying them in a classroom setting and reading them. Seeing plays performed live gives a whole new aspect to their meaning. This...
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Supplemental Essay Scholarship application
713 Words
This semester was devoted to improving on my weak points as a writer. Throughout my poetry, I struggled with endings. When it came to making a lasting impact, my poems often left readers wanting more. Through my revisions, I have been able to make my poetry end on a note that would make the poem’s meaning clear without leaving the reader with questions. This was most easily apparent in my poem, “Corruption,” where I changed the ending from a...
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General Admissions Advice

How to approach transferring schools
14 Words
Always speak to an...
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Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
5 Words
Fraternities, football,...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
21 Words
Creative writing because it let me...
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What I’d change about my application process
7 Words
I'd request...
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Why I declined other schools
3 Words
Little...
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My advice about getting recommenders
12 Words
Keep in contact with...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
hard-working, intelligent,...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
25 Words
I used the advice of my high school...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.60
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1960
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1380
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChess, YMCA/YWCA
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

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Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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