LehuaMD
LehuaMD,
Stanford ‘10
B.A., Biology
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!
Features Included
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Essays
7
Schools
4
Scores
2
Advice
4
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Makawao, Hawaii
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian, Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander, White Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
  • Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA)
  • Pomona College (Claremont, CA)
  • Gonzaga University (Spokane, WA)
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Stanford University (Stanford, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
1248 Words
Creative personal story
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...
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
10 Words
A typical Stanford...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
164 Words
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...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.95
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeOther Private
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2110
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1470
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving, Rowing (Crew)

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesHospital Volunteer, Special Olympics, National Honor Society, Student Council / Government

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

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