z.subha
z.subha,
Yale ‘19
B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Full-time positive person & future perinatologist!
Features Included
4
Essays
11
Schools
12
Scores
0
Advice
10
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Atlantic City, New Jersey
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Bengali

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)
  • Drexel University (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
Tap/click a school logo above to view essays and advice specific to that school.

Yale University (New Haven, CT)

Applied for a B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

These essays haven't been tagged by school. Click school logos above to see tagged essays.

Joyous Christmas music fills the air, and a plate of hot samosas and spring rolls are passed around. The rules of Dreidel are explained to still-confused opponents, and Secret Santa gifts are pushed carefully into a corner. A friend turns down “Mistletoe Jam” and everyone gathers around an ornate silver menorah to witness the lighting of the eighth candle. I look around and see dark faces, pale faces, tinted and blended faces—all with the same look of confused appreciation...
Read more...
Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
683 Words
During this past summer, I diagnosed my brother with autism. Don’t get me wrong—I am no certified doctor, nor do I claim to have the skills of one. I’m simply an avid reader of neurological journals. I do not regard this as an accomplishment, either. For weeks I could not bear to break this news to my mother. For days thereafter, my family could not bear to see a doctor, fearing the inevitable moment of being forced...
Read more...
Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
662 Words
We as humans are incredibly drawn to all that is enshrouded in mystery and uncertainty. We constantly ask, "Why?" and "How?" and "So what?" Some say, "Curiosity killed the cat." Well, indifference surely would have doomed many more, for we cannot truly learn about the world without exposing ourselves to the world first. My parents have told me that I've been that prying and inquisitive pain-in-the-neck kid since I was young—interested everything under the sun and always eager to...
Read more...
Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
661 Words
The first time I signed up for the Penn campus tour, abrupt scheduling conflicts rendered my parents unable to drive me to Philadelphia. The second time I signed up, another car rammed my bumper, inflicting enough damage to again miserably cancel my trip. The third time, a mammoth rainstorm flooded my city, blocking many routes and threatening to sabotage my plans yet again. Dispirited, my parents suggested that these coincidental catastrophes were bad omens. I, however, was not about to...
Read more...

General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.39
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2130
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1480
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

SportsLacrosse

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesKey Club, Hospital Volunteer, National Honor Society, Tutoring/Mentoring, Community Cleanup / Service, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, American Red Cross, Muslim Students Association, Junior Classical League / Latin Club, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism

Experience & Awards

Volunteer Experiences

Similar Profiles

jyale18
Yale ‘18


Accepted to Yale, UC Berkeley, UCLA, Wellesley, Smith, Cal Poly Pomona, Cal Poly, UC Davis, UCSB, Middlebury, CSULB, CSUF, American

Class of 2018
vzjump
Yale ‘21


Accepted to Yale, Emory, UC Berkeley, UCLA, USC

Rising sophomore at Yale University interested in public health policy
tinternabbey
Yale ‘15


Accepted to Yale, Stanford, Harvard, Brown, UC Berkeley, UCSD, UC Irvine, USC, Pomona

Cognitive Science Major → Medical Student
jc93
Yale ‘15


Accepted to Yale, MIT, Columbia, Brown, Cornell, UPenn, JHU, Duke, BU, NYU

Bioengineering PhD Student at Stanford
karenlu653
Yale ‘22


Accepted to Yale, Emory, Vanderbilt, Brown, Amherst, CMU, NYU, Miami, UNC, UVA

Deeply curious about everything