College Admissions Info

Princeton University, ‘18
BS, Computer Science

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Princeton '18
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Princeton, Northeastern, Arizona
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Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin, Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1510
Highest SAT: 2200
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High School Performance

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Top 5%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Dance
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College Application Essays

I had finally graduated to a tutu. I was jumping up and down, trying to warm myself up after sitting on the cold, newly-waxed, wooden floor of the Tucson Music Hall and watching the divertissements perform. My heartbeat was accelerating as I anxiously waited for the first notes of the Sugar Plum Fairy variation to be played, the notes of my first solo, with 4000 eyes on me. As I warmed up my feet to the second act music of Tchaikovsky...

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
27 Words
General Computer Science. I hadn't taken a computer...

What I’d change about my application process
22 Words
Be less stressed about it! It's all...

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
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I didn't use a private...

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
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I interviewed with Princeton, Claremont McKenna, and MIT. The interviews were a lot...

Why I ultimately chose my school
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The dance program. Choose schools based...