College Admissions Info

tommyedman
Stanford University, ‘17
BS,

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Recruited student-athlete at Stanford University
From: San Diego , California
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Recruited for Sport
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Stanford
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

2300
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1560
Highest SAT: 2300
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:
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High School Performance

4.49
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Other Private
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Baseball , Water Polo
How Spent Summers:
Work:

College Application Essays

I step into the batter’s box, dig in my toe, and lose myself; my wood bat and my opponent standing 40 feet away with a ball in his hand are all that matter. As the pitcher begins his windup, I prepare myself both mentally and physically for the pitch. He releases the ball, but I can tell as soon as I start my swing, something is wrong. Still, I continue; the ball slices off my bat into the mesh net...









College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
28 Words
Computer Science 106A. The beginning level computer science...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
ambitious, determined,...





Why I ultimately chose my school
25 Words
I immediately felt right at home when visiting...





Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
17 Words
Don't hesitate to reach out...





What I like about my school’s location and culture
29 Words
Located on the west coast, it is perfect weather...