chuck88cf
chuck88cf,
UConn ‘15
B.S., Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering, , Molecular Biology
Features Included
3
Essays
3
Schools
6
Scores
2
Advice
0
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Stonington, Connecticut
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)
  • University of New Hampshire (Durham, NH)
  • Clemson University (Clemson, SC)
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University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)

Applied for a B.S. in Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Parent

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
425 Words
Biology to me is like a faucet that leaks and creates ripples in a pool. When I first learn that DNA has a sequence that is important to something on a molecular level I understand it on that level. Next I can look at how cells multiply and relate the DNA’s sequence to it’s self replication. This is important to how the tissue that DNA came from is created and how it functions, which is dependent on how...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
284 Words
Charles Fayal Pea Plants! The work that had the most impact on me is a paper written by a monk. “Versuche uber Pflanzehybriden” by Gregor Mendel. I learned how a man made observations that have changed the study of biology. He looked at patterns in pea plant flowers. Pea plants! He then calculated and described “genetics” mathematically. Actually, he invented a new branch of biology. Biology is like a pool. A single drop ripples through the surface and transforms every...
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
820 Words
Charles Fayal Misfortunes are Fortunate “Johns Hopkins is a second tier school!”. This may have only been said once in all of history, possibly twice, truthfully I can’t remember how many times my mother belittled my siblings schools. She came from the hoods of Philadelphia and worked herself into both Harvard and Dartmouth, so my siblings and I had quite the quota to fill. However, I always felt like she had a motivation that I never had. She was...
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
20 Words
I honestly wish I took more...
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How to increase chances at my school
30 Words
UConn is becoming a huge research and STEM (science,...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.2
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
30
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
1890
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1340
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

SportsLacrosse, Sailing

Extracurriculars

Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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