avora97
avora97,
Harvard ‘19
B.S.
Features Included
1
Essays
13
Schools
10
Scores
5
Advice
3
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Brooklyn, New York
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Hindi, Gujarati, Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • American University (Washington, DC)
  • Amherst College (Amherst, MA)
  • Binghamton University - SUNY (Binghamton, NY)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
  • George Washington University (Washington, DC)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Swarthmore College (Swarthmore, PA)
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Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)

Applied for in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Sibling

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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How many people would hand a knife to a seven-year-old and say, "Here, cut your apple"? Knives hurt, and in a child's hands, knives are a recipe for disaster. However, having a knife in my hand didn't worry me or make me feel as though I would cause trouble, because my mom was there to support me and guide me. As she watched over me, I grew more and more confident in my ability to chop my apple. As I...
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
30 Words
For me personally, I would have procrastinated less on...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
40 Words
For the most part, the interviews toed the line between professional and...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
51 Words
During summer I would definitely recommend either finding a job or securing an internship with...
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Post-college plans
81 Words
After college, I plan on going to graduate school. If you plan on going to grad school, during undergrad you should focus on how...
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My advice about getting recommenders
86 Words
Pick a teacher (preferably from your junior year) who either loves you or whose class you excelled in. Either way, you are going to get a...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.90
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2310
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1560
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesStudent Activities Committee, South Asian Student Alliance, Student Council / Government

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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