LoganDo3
LoganDo3,
USC ‘19
B.S., Neuroscience
Features Included
3
Essays
14
Schools
10
Scores
5
Advice
0
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Suwanee, Georgia
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Stony Brook University - SUNY (Stony Brook, NY)
  • College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)
  • University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
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University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in Neuroscience

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
605 Words
Story central to identity, Your sibling’s story
I watched my parents separate, sickly sweet and sticky, honeyed and viscous torment drawn out in narrow stretches. I watched my grandmother decay and mold into a self-made death bed, sinking in pound by pound, day by day. I watched a house burn down without preamble or ceremony, gone without a single tear to stifle the flames. Escaping unscathed from these moments, I, a naïve child, convinced myself that I was strong, maybe even invincible. "So, did Mom tell...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
193 Words
My primary interest lies in the study of human behavior and its causes. Consequently, I hope to major in either neuroscience or psychology. During emotional or trying times, I tend to dissociate myself from the situation in order to gain an objective, almost clinical perspective. This habit, while a bit unsettling at times, allows me to observe and learn from the behavior of myself and others. If accepted into USC, I hope to work actively in the research labs during...
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
197 Words
I am currently the president of the Habitat for Humanity club at my school. Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit housing ministry that provides affordable housing to those in need. The organization follows a principle that I respect deeply. It attempts to help people help themselves without giving a free hand out. Volunteers such as myself help build the houses and the new homeowners are given an affordable, long-term mortgage plan. While the organization is providing assistance, it is not...
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Open-minded, creative,...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
64 Words
USC isn't looking for what your other reach schools are looking for. They want the outliers. They want you...
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What I’d change about my application process
45 Words
I would have preferred to have known about the different deadlines for things like...
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What set me apart from other applicants
88 Words
I think my honesty in my essay set me apart in a way that helped me with my college, but hurt me with others. I was...
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Post-college plans
24 Words
I plan on attending graduate school in...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.50
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
31
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
2160
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1500

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSoftball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesBeta Club, Habitat for Humanity, National Honor Society

Experience & Awards

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