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B.S.
I'm a prospective business major that will be attending BU :')
Features Included
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Essays
5
Schools
10
Scores
5
Advice
3
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Cinncinati, Ohio
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
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Boston University (Boston, MA)

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Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
619 Words
Story central to identity
The unforgiving ticking of the grandfather clock only emphasized the awkward silence as I frantically scrambled to change my broken saxophone reed amidst the seniors' intense stares. Since I was responsible for starting the song, my fellow bandmates were all anxiously awaiting my signal to begin. Sensing the impatience in the room, I quickly fastened the new reed and motioned to start the song. Suddenly, the room was filled with a melodious harmony and the faces of our audience gradually...
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General Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
34 Words
Interviewees are VASTLY different. Some try to pressure you, while...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
16 Words
I would always follow the...
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Why I declined other schools
23 Words
I was accepted in BU, BC, and...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
12 Words
I loved the campus...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
21 Words
Research, research, research!!! Don't be cliche,...
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High School Performance

College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Low one semester/year
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2300
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1560
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMarching Band, Debate Club/Team, School Band

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

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