YKAdmit
YKAdmit,
USC ‘19
B.A., International Relations, , Economics
I am passionate about achieving greatness.
Features Included
2
Essays
9
Schools
14
Scores
0
Advice
9
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Wichita, Kansas
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Konkani

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • Rice University (Houston, TX)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • University of Kansas (Lawrence, KS)
  • Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH)
  • Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem, NC)
  • University of Oklahoma (Norman, OK)
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University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in International Relations

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
632 Words
Leadership experience
"Is anybody not ready?" I ask loudly across the room. My audience looks up in anticipation, ink pens hovering over the legalsize paper, ears ready to listen to every complex argument that escapes my mouth. My heart is beating a thousand miles a minute and I take a deep breath, press the start button on my timer, and begin. Stop the speech timer. The debate room is a living, breathing entity. It transcends the laws of time and space. The...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
650 Words
I was at home listening to Melissa Block and Robert Siegel on NPR's All Things Considered when the phone rang. I did not recognize the number, so I almost let it go to voicemail in case it was a telemarketer. Instead I answered it. I was thoroughly surprised. I had been selected as one of twelve Bezos Scholars across the nation! Olita Terry at the Bezos Foundation, told me I would receive more information in the coming week. Later, I...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

GPA
3.98
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2120
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1480
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAmerican Red Cross, Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Community Cleanup / Service, Debate Club/Team, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), National Honor Society, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Tutoring/Mentoring
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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