tmavuram
tmavuram,
UMD ‘18
B.A., Political Science and Government
Student at the University of Maryland
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Essays
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Schools
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Scores
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Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Plainsboro, New Jersey
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Action
First Gen College StudentYes
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Telugu

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Maryland - College Park (College Park, MD)
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)
  • Fordham University (New York, NY)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
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University of Maryland - College Park (College Park, MD)

Applied for a B.A. in Political Science and Government

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
753 Words
Failure experience
Upon closer reflection, it’s an extremely common sound. It’s the sound my toaster oven makes when the timer is up. It’s the sound my email makes when I receive a new message. It’s the sound elevators in fancy hotels make when they reach their floor. But for a speller at the National Spelling Bee, there is no greater sorrow than to hear the “ding” of a bell. As a child I was raised to fear the...
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General Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
110 Words
My favorite class so far in my college career has been a class called Scope and Methods for Political Science, or in layman's terms, statistics for government majors. I love this class because...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
112 Words
Something I didn't really realize about the University of Maryland before going to college that I realize now is the amount of diversity it has to offer! Pretty much every school in America talks...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
202 Words
I chose the University of Maryland because it was, more so than my other choices, an affordable school that gave me unlimited options for my future. I was not sure what career path I wanted to take when I was in high school, so finding a school with academic strengths in many different areas was very important to me. When deciding...
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Post-college plans
59 Words
As a political science major, I definitely plan on working in politics in some shape or form throughout...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
76 Words
I love the fact that the University of Maryland is within metro distance of Washington DC, something that is truly unique. College Park...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.6
(no specification of weighting)
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2240
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1530

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

Experience & Awards

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