Jason Olah
Jason Olah,
Harvard ‘20
B.S., Business Administration and Management, , Mathematics
I was admitted to Harvard's class of 2019, but am taking a gap year to explore other opportunities.
Features Included
2
Essays
20
Schools
19
Scores
1
Advice
0
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Burbank, California
GenderMale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • California State University - Northridge (Los Angeles, CA)
  • California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (San Luis Obispo, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
  • Tufts University (Medford, MA)
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Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)

Applied for a B.S. in Business Administration and Management

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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Personal Statement
654 Words
Family background
"I hate you so much." I could hear the bitter remarks that were being thrown from my parents at each other, dwindling in the distance as I ran to the nearest room and cupped my ears to escape the reality of my situation. My autistic brother also covered his ears with an expression of fear. Tears were running down his face and he started to whimper. I could not imagine what was going through his 4-year old mind, so I...
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Supplemental Essay Amusing anecdote
559 Words
March 20, 2011 was judgment day for many people, including myself. Approximately twenty four thousand brave souls were in attendance. Of those intrepid souls, my dad and I were smack-dab in the middle of the pool of applicants. People of different skin color, height, age, gender, physique, culture, and different walks of life surrounded us; they engulfed us. Every single person was shivering and trying to keep their blood flowing by stretching, jumping, and jogging in pace, including my dad and me....
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General Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
117 Words
While getting letters of recommendations do not play a huge part in the application process, you still should acquire recommendations that are good and unique. To do so, try to ask two of your teachers...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.43
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2240
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1530
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details14 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis, Swimming/Diving

Extracurriculars

Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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