twu19
twu19,
Smith ‘19
B.A., Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition, , Environmental Studies, , Food and Nutrition Studies
Features Included
3
Essays
15
Schools
10
Scores
1
Advice
1
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Carlsbad
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Smith College (Northampton, MA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • University of California - Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA)
  • Claremont McKenna College (Claremont, CA)
  • Barnard College (New York, NY)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Rice University (Houston, TX)
  • California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (San Luis Obispo, CA)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA)
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Smith College (Northampton, MA)

Applied for a B.A. in Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
623 Words
Interest in med/sci/math, Leadership experience
I belong to a small group of girls who can say they fertilized sea anemone eggs, performed an ultrasound, and created a research poster, all within six weeks. In the summer after my freshman year, I applied for a program at UCSD called the Oncofertility Saturday Academy. To my delight, I was one of the fourteen girls chosen out of forty applicants to participate in this program. Over six weeks we explored the field of oncofertility—the preservation of fertility...
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
202 Words
In February of 2014, my mom moved to Shanghai, China to start her new job. We hugged goodbye at the airport, promising to see each other in March. Yet as the months changed, so did her return date. Since my childhood, my mom has been an integral part of my life. Before she left, we used to watch movies, cook dinner and take yoga classes together. So naturally, from the beginning of her time away, I struggled with her absence. With...
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Additional Essay Details
436 Words
My undergraduate personal statement details my experience at the Oncofertility Conference at Northwestern University. I was invited there to present my research poster which I created while attending the UCSD Oncofertility Summer Academy. In my personal statement I wanted to convey the reasons behind my passion for science and oncofertility as well as draw light to an issue that was made clear at the conference. I wanted to explain why I felt so strongly about women in science and how...
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
171 Words
I wasn't able to make the decision to attend Smith College until I visited on Open Campus. Prior to my visit to Smith I had visited both UC Berkeley and UCLA, the other schools I was considering. However, the stark difference between Smith and these schools was evident the moment I...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.29
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
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
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2170
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1500
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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