ktukes,
Howard ‘19
B.S., Civil Engineering
Features Included
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Essays
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Schools
12
Scores
5
Advice
2
ECs
5
Sports

Background

Hometown Norfolk, Virginia
GenderMale
EthnicityBlack / African American
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Arabic, Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Howard University (Washington, DC)
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Howard University (Washington, DC)

Applied for a B.S. in Civil Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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When I was four years old, I saw my father lace his boots and put on his uniform, and to this day, that image has engrained itself in my mind as a representation of the most selfless act of service to one's community there is. In my years on earth, I have come to believe that all people have a responsibility to in some way better the world in which we live, so that each and every person that has...
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General Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
53 Words
I was fortunate enough to qualify for a full scholarship from Howard, so I did not...
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My advice about getting recommenders
68 Words
First and foremost, make sure that you are on good terms with your recommenders; you don't want them to paint...
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What I’d change about my application process
95 Words
I would have applied to a smaller number of schools. I know it sounds a bit ludicrous, but when you apply to every school in America, especially the ones...
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What set me apart from other applicants
94 Words
I feel that my application essay was about something that was really important to me, and it showed that I was working toward a definitive goal in my...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
104 Words
When I found out that I was accepted to the Coast Guard Academy, I was planning on going there as it was my first choice. Howard and Morgan State had given...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.65
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypeInternational
Academic Performance in High School Low one semester/year
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2080
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1450
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsCross Country, Martial Arts, Soccer, Track & Field, Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Activities4-H, Debate Club/Team

Experience & Awards

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