College Admissions Info

Carnegie Mellon University, ‘19
BS, Mechanical Engineering

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement

Student Background

a fun-loving engineer admitted to CMU, URI, UC Davis, and Pitt
From: New York , New York
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 13 schools
Accepted At: CMU, URI, UC Davis, Pitt
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish, English

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1460
Highest SAT: 2090
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Skiing, Swimming/Diving, Water Polo
Extracurricular Activities: Choir, Biking/Cycling, Clean Ocean Beach Sweeps / River Cleanup, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), National Honor Society, Hospital Volunteer, Science Club/Team, Model Congress / Model UN, Tutoring/Mentoring

College Application Essays

I have always loved looking at the components of objects and trying to figure out the mechanisms that allow them to function. I used to take apart devices around the house and put them back together for fun. Trying to figure mechanisms applied not only to machines, but also to living things. Sometimes, I find myself losing focus during lunch and end up staring at that pair of muscles at the corners of my friend’s forehead that constantly contract...

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