teacup01
teacup01,
Columbia ‘18
B.A., Computer Science
Hello! I'm a rising sophomore at Columbia studying computer science and creative writing.
Features Included
3
Essays
3
Schools
2
Scores
5
Advice
0
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Alpharetta, Georgia
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Korean

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
  • University of Georgia (Athens, GA)
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Columbia University (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in Computer Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Atoms are 99% empty, and yet they make up skin cells, succulents, and G-flat. They are everything we see and feel, regardless of its tangibility. Our sense of pleasure is controlled by dopamine, while love is triggered by serotonin. This is chemistry. This is two years of my high school career, crammed with broken pencil tips, college-ruled paper, and inevitable frustration. This is two years of a subject that has taught me the art of science and precision, and how devotion...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
9 Words
Because of Core, New York City, the students + diversity
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Additional Essay Details
18 Words
I wrote all the books I read, and I started during the summer to write my essay questions
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
118 Words
Competitive: Typically doesn't want peers to fail, but definitely an edge to this school where the average student is motivated to sacrifice Friday/Saturday nights in favor of studying Intelligent: Has an aptitude...
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How to increase chances at my school
55 Words
Be passionate, give creative answers, show that you're a human too - make them appreciate you deeply...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
120 Words
Columbia Faith & Action: largest Christian ministry at the school, with something like 200-300 members in the Facebook group. Definitely the most diverse group of Christians, with four ministry leaders from all walks of life. CFA...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
110 Words
High school: Do something. Or nothing. It's okay to do nothing special if you can't afford it - just make sure you're doing the least you can to reach your goals, like...
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What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
22 Words
Change the stress culture of the...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.5
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
2200
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1510

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

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