College Admissions Info

sk94
sk94
Columbia University ‘17
BA, Economics

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

From: New Delhi , India
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Columbia
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Other Language(s) Spoken: Hindi

Test Scores

2290
SAT
Highest SAT: 2290
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High School Performance

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

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Leadership experience
537 Words
Making a Leader The auditorium is filling up. In a short while I would be wearing the “Head Boy” badge. I should be excited but what I feel is mostly stage fright. I watch my grinning friends troop into the auditorium. Some can sense my nervousness, and call out to me reassuringly. I wonder if our relationship will change, once I become head boy. I will no longer be able to take part in all the pranks that they wanted...









Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
4 Words
Any topic additional essay

Additional Essay Details:
548 Words
Change ‘But are you willing to join politics or the government to make a difference?’ the anchor asked. Without blinking, I said, in all honesty ‘Yes’. I had been invited as a panelist on ‘Vision for India’, a panel discussion with Indian school kids on a national primetime TV show hosted by NDTV, India’s largest news channel. I could sense that almost everyone on the show was a little skeptical about my answer to the anchor’s question. A...









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