College Admissions Info

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: San Diego , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: Cornell, UC Riverside, CSULB, SDSU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Malayalam

Test Scores

SAT Prep:

High School Performance

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High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Choir
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College Application Essays

615 Words
I am currently a sophomore at San Diego State University. This statement alone generates many preconceived notions about me. The popular stereotypes of SDSU: it is a party school, it is a diploma mill, and no one amounts to anything great when they graduate from there. I could school you with some statistics to refute these popular claims, but I think it is pointless now considering I am writing this letter to transfer out of this school. I believed these...

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
659 Words
On March 12th, a controversial blog I wrote for the Huffington Post was published and was titled: "Why White Straight Males Don't Talk about Privilege." I think one can understand the controversial nature from the title itself. I want to provide a disclaimer that this title was not my idea originally, it was recommended to me and added as a method of garnering attention to the article which I guess you could say is click baiting, but nonetheless-it certainly got...

Additional Essay Details:
21 Words
This is a transfer application. I was transferring from San Diego State University and I got into Cornell university with this!

College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
23 Words
Do not be cliche with these answers....

How to approach transferring schools
54 Words
I transferred from San Diego State University to Cornell University. I explained my decision for this...

My advice about getting recommenders
11 Words
Find good recommendations...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
29 Words
Do fun extracurricular activities. You can be president of...

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
46 Words
I talked about my transfer as a student from San Diego State University and...