kc822,
Cornell ‘19
B.A., Economics
Freshman at Cornell University double majoring in Economics and China and Asia-Pacific Studies and minoring in business.
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Essays
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Schools
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Scores
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Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown San Juan, Puerto Rico
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian, Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish, Cantonese, French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem, NC)
  • Bryn Mawr College (Bryn Mawr, PA)
  • George Washington University (Washington, DC)
  • Oberlin College (Oberlin, OH)
  • Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA)
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Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Parent

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
594 Words
From my earliest memories, swimming was one of my favorite activities because it mentally and physically trained me. Both the focus of my thoughts and the strength of my muscles augmented every time I dove into the water. In middle school, I wanted to switch my usual routine so I decided to teach beginners in my local community. Every week, I posted sign up sheets for children who were interested, with spaces on the times and days I was available....
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Intellectual, creative,...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.25
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
25
 
ACT Score Details
 
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details1 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Math Team, Model Congress / Model UN
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Experience & Awards

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Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
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