College Admissions Info

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McGill56935
McGill University, ‘19
BS, Biology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Nerd alert! I love playing video games and watching anime, but I still stay on top of my grades :)
From: Westford , Massachusetts
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: UMass, Pitt, St. Rose, UMBC, BU, McGill, UConn
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Cantonese

Test Scores

2330
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1570
Highest SAT: 2330
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High School Performance

4.12
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Church
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College Application Essays

660 Words
To some, what remains of a deceased’s belongings may only serve as a bitter reminder of death that must be stashed away, but I have come to view these belongings as a form of release. Within an owner’s possessions are memories of the owner themselves, and these memories allow those who have passed to live on. When my grandmother passed away at the ripe age of eighty-nine, my parents began to talk of cleaning out my grandmother’s...









Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
31 Words
I wrote about how incredible this universe is, and how when it comes down to it, attempts at categorizing people using personality traits and habits overlooks how unique each person is.

Additional Essay Details:
139 Words
For my personal statement, I touched upon a subject that has impacted me very deeply, which helped in making my descriptions more vivid in order to evoke empathy from the reader. My mistake was that in rashly choosing an emotional experience, I had neglected to formulate exactly what kind of a point I wanted to make clear to the reader. Don't make that mistake; have a thesis in mind first, then build your statement around it. If you happen to...



College Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
40 Words
Go out of your comfort zone! You only get around four years...