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Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 2 advice topics

Student Background

I came from a family without a lot of resources and/or knowledge about the college admissions process and am looking to pay it forward!
From: Makawao , Hawaii
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Stanford, Harvard, JHU, Wellesley, Pomona, Gonzaga, U of Portland
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1470
Highest SAT: 2110
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 1%
High School Type: Other Private
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving, Rowing (Crew)
Extracurricular Activities: Hospital Volunteer, Special Olympics, National Honor Society, Student Council / Government
How Spent Summers:
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Creative personal story
1248 Words
Essay prompt: Describe an experience that was just plain fun (note: names have been replaced with initials for privacy reasons) It was the end of May 2005 and summer had officially begun. Out junior year was now over and had gone by faster than anyone anticipated. The infamous senior year was not but two and a half short months away, a fact that evoked both excitement and fear in us all. Knowing that this summer would contain some of the last...

College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
10 Words
A typical Stanford...

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
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I interviewed with Pomona College, and Harvard College and was accepted to both. I've also interviewed applicants to Stanford as an alumni. The best advice I can give is to 1) Prepare by reading a bit about the school's mission and overall culture, as well as come prepared with specific...