pavan_surya
pavan_surya,
UGA ‘19
B.S., Anthropology and Archaeology, , Biology
Excited Incoming Freshman!
Features Included
3
Essays
6
Schools
16
Scores
1
Advice
13
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Cumming, Georgia
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Telugu, Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Georgia (Athens, GA)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
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University of Georgia (Athens, GA)

Applied for a B.S. in Anthropology and Archaeology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
543 Words
One moment that changed you
“…suddenly my car started spinning out of control…my head slammed against the window… fear…I wanted to throw up…it wouldn't stop…” “You nearly died.” So far, few events have changed me so significantly as to alter my outlook on life. My change wasn't a broken leg, or a move from one place to another but came in the form of a sickening metallic crunch. It was the morning of the SAT. My mind was formulating variable scenarios that...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
8 Words
What's so odd about being an odd number?
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Additional Essay Details
1096 Words
What is the first thing you think of when you hear the word odd? Numbers? Characteristics? Personalities? People? When I hear the word odd, I would define it as the quality of not being normal. Personally, I relate to the word odd. When I was very young (2 years old), my parents moved from India to the States. I left almost all of the family I had in India. As a two year old, I didn't understand the meaning of our...
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
36 Words
Don't choose a school for its name. If you want to...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.9
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2190
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1510
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details9 classes and scores

Sports

SportsFencing, Swimming/Diving

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAcademic Decathlon, American Cancer Society, Beta Club, Dance, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), Key Club, Model Congress / Model UN, National Honor Society, Tutoring/Mentoring, Nursing Home Volunteer, Student Council / Government, Science Club/Team, Spanish Club
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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