BBart
BBart,
Yale ‘16
B.S., Chemical Engineering
Low-income Roman Catholic from the South.
Features Included
3
Essays
12
Schools
13
Scores
4
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown New Orleans, Louisiana
GenderMale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Rice University (Houston, TX)
  • University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)
  • California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, CA)
  • Williams College (Williamstown, MA)
  • Amherst College (Amherst, MA)
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Yale University (New Haven, CT)

Applied for a B.S. in Chemical Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
415 Words
Diversity statement, Family background, Ethical dilemma
Losing a loved one is always difficult, no matter how stoic or hardened one may seem to be. When I was thirteen, I lost someone very dear to me, but unlike most people, I was able to receive her back into my life. My mother left my life for an extended period of time due to a lack of trust and respect in my parents’ relationship. This event necessitated not only a growth in my maturity but also of my...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
385 Words
The priest approached me with a bag of chocolates. Was this a bribe? I accepted them, gave him my salutation, and contemplated his question: “Will you become an altar server?” His name was Fr. Francis Carabello. My dad started going to his church during lunch, because it was very close to his job. Due to rising gas prices, my family could no longer make the commute to our previous church that was 18 miles away, so we decided to make this...
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
816 Words
At two years of age while watching “The Beauty and the Beast,” I sounded out the onomatopoeic sounds of the falling dishes, while the words flashed on the screen, “Crash, clash, clang.” My mother grew up in Puerto Rico and learned English as a second language as an adult. She knew the value of audiovisual exposure from an early age in learning a language. From an early age, my parents instilled in me the importance of learning by providing a...
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
58 Words
My essays ultimately ended up being over-edited. I lost much of my voice in them and ended...
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Post-college plans
41 Words
After college, I plan to attend graduate school. After I have received...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
78 Words
I chose Yale because it was the best school that was free. When I was a child, I promised my family that I...
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What set me apart from other applicants
9 Words
I was a...
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High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypeMagnet
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
36
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2360
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1590
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChurch, Marching Band, Volunteer Coach, Tutoring/Mentoring

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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