Sam_the_Man
Sam_the_Man,
UT Austin ‘18
B.S., Economics, , Mathematics
I'm a sophomore majoring in Economics and Mathematics at UT Austin! I applied to three public university and seven private universities. Ask me anything.
Features Included
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Essays
10
Schools
7
Scores
1
Advice
3
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown El Paso, Texas
GenderMale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Texas - Austin (Austin, TX)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of Washington (Seattle, WA)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
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University of Texas - Austin (Austin, TX)

Applied for a B.S. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Discuss an accomplishment or event, formal or informal, that marked your transition from childhood to adulthood within your culture, community, or family. At Voldemort's bidding, Quirrell forces Harry to stand in front of the Mirror. Harry feels the Stone as it drops into his pocket and attempts to stall. Quirrell removes his turban, revealing the face of Voldemort on the back of his head. He tries to grab the Stone from Harry, but simply touching Harry causes Quirrell's flesh to...
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Supplemental Essay Amusing anecdote
631 Words
Peculiar thoughts: reasonable yet fantastic. I seem to forget my place in the present, and perhaps, on one of those special, introspective workouts, my worldly place in its entirety. The notions that matter come to light and the frivolous pain in my legs begins to fade. However, a certain level of consciousness must persist, as the street machines and concrete mazes will remain, regardless of my efforts to block them from my thoughts, as I run through the asphalt jungle....
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
36 Words
Start early! I waited until the last minute for all of...
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High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2280
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1550
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCross Country (Recruited), Track & Field (Recruited)

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Science Club/Team, Athletics Organization

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

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