College Admissions Info

Harvard University, ‘19
BS, Computational and Applied Mathematics, Sociology

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 3 advice topics

Student Background

Student-athlete thinking about applied math or sociology. Could advise on the recruiting process, balancing school and sports, etc.
From: , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action, Recruited for Sport
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Harvard
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1500
Highest SAT: 2160
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Golf
Extracurricular Activities: School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
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College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
51 Words
For the Harvard supplement, I wrote about my fascination with dystopian literature that began back in my tenth grade English classroom, when I first picked up Orwell's 1984, and how the book served as a stepping stone into an interest in topics brought up by dystopian, such as conformity, censorship, oppression, etc.

Additional Essay Details:
10 Words
An intellectual experience that has meant the most to you.

College Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
76 Words
Being a student-athlete definitely puts you ahead of others. Being a student-athlete requires a great amount of dedication, time management, and being proactive...

My advice about getting recommenders
125 Words
I received two recommendations -- one from my AP Statistics teacher (who also happened to be advisor for one of the clubs I was officer for), and one from my English teachers who had taught me for...

Why I ultimately chose my school
110 Words
Ultimately, I had narrowed my choices down to Stanford, Harvard, Yale, and UC Berkeley. I had always wanted to attend Stanford -- it was close to home, prime location, and the atmosphere seemed...