College Admissions Info

coonst2015
coonst2015
Tufts University, ‘19
Engineering Physics, Mechanical Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Futbol & Fun
From: Rochester , New York
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: Tufts, UVA
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

35
ACT
SAT IIs:
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer (Recruited)
Extracurricular Activities: Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Model Congress / Model UN, Debate Club/Team, School Band, School Jazz / Orchestra, Science Club/Team, Student Council / Government
Work:

College Application Essays

667 Words
Someone once asked me what makes the photographs I take unique. As a recreational photographer since age six, I have learned a lot about the art of photography, yet I struggled to answer the question. One characteristic of my photos is the focus I put on the beauty of the ordinary. While some subjects are awe-inspiring in their rarity, the majority of my photos emphasize the mundane: a forgotten white flower hiding behind the bright yellow ones, or even the...









Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
2 Words
Personal Quirk

Additional Essay Details:
242 Words
I have heard stories of picky eaters and waning young appetites, but I have yet to truly experience such a phenomenon myself. Truthfully, it is beyond rare to see me turn down an offer for food, and the quantity with which I consume such offers is great enough to elicit bewildered stares from neighboring tables at restaurants. Despite all this, I am far from ashamed of my hunger; in fact, I am a proud eater and lover of all things...





College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
160 Words
What most undergraduate applicants do not understand about the application process is that the primary criterion when looking at a school should be fit. The reason that I chose to apply Early Decision to Tufts was this exact reason; there were schools of higher prestige that I may...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Quirky, Ambitious,...





Why I ultimately chose my school
25 Words
It was the correct fit. The ideology of...





Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
26 Words
Take the time to meet with a coach...





My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
19 Words
In college, it is more important...