College Admissions Info

polopino
polopino
Cornell University ‘16
BA, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Born in Venezuela, lived in Puerto Rico, currently live in California
From: Lake Forest , California
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: Cornell, BC, BU
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Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

2190
SAT
32
ACT
Highest SAT: 2190
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High School Performance

4.40
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer, Volleyball
Extracurricular Activities: Academic Decathlon, Best Buddies, National Honor Society, Tutoring/Mentoring
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College Application Essays

Described my adaptation to California culture as well as Puerto Rican culture.

College Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
7 Words
My experience living outside of the country.