College Admissions Info

egold
egold
Stanford University ‘17
BS, Computer Science

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a current freshman at Stanford University and am currently undeclared in my major, but am considering majoring in computer science. I am originally from Northern California.
From: Sebastopol
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent, Sibling, Other Family Member
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 9 schools
Accepted At: Stanford, Tufts, WashU, UC Berkeley, UCLA, UCSD
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2220
SAT
Highest SAT: 2220
SAT Prep:
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High School Performance

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

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country, Track & Field, Basketball
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government, Tutoring/Mentoring

College Application Essays

As we bounced along the rutted dirt road in a 1968 Land Rover, I stared out the window, watching rows of cardboard houses and grass huts go by. Women with huge loads balanced on their heads made their way to a communal well, while bare-footed children in tattered clothes played in the dirt. Far off the beaten track of most tourists, Karatu, Tanzania was a rural, poverty-stricken village. We pulled up to the parking lot of the FAME medical clinic, where...















College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
217 Words
I never fail to be amazed by the incredible accomplishments, intelligence, and overwhelming humility of the people with whom I live and study. Stanford attracts people from all over the world with a wide range of backgrounds and hobbies, creating endless possibilities for exciting and stimulating conversation. I live next door to the world jump rope champion who wants to study aerospace engineering and...