ahr1
ahr1,
Northwestern ‘15
B.S., Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Chicago kid
Features Included
3
Essays
13
Schools
8
Scores
2
Advice
2
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Chicago, Illinois, Australia
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Kannada, Spanish, Portuguese

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • Harvey Mudd (Claremont, CA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign (Champaign, IL)
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Tufts University (Medford, MA)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
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Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)

Applied for a B.S. in Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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It has been seven months now. The last time I was truly and completely happy was over seven months ago. Back then, I was on top of the world: Junior year was almost over, spring break was just around the corner, and I had a beautiful, hilarious, and all around amazing girlfriend named Faith Dremmer, who I was completely in love with. Everything seemed to be going my way for once. My girlfriend was going on a cross-country biking trip...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
585 Words
Home is where the heart is, and proximity to home is something that is always on the forefront of a student’s mind as he or she is applying to college. When I began the college process I was not really sure which of the two extremes was right for me: as a Chicago resident both East Coast and West Coast schools are tantalizingly far away. Then I saw Northwestern. Northwestern is situated at the perfect location: not too far...
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Additional Essay Details
199 Words
My Personal Statement was a very hard essay to write. I think it is a good example for students who have gone through difficult times in high school on how to spin a negative experience into a positive one that may help colleges accept that student. I talk about how, after losing a loved one, depression eventually transformed into a renewed drive and will to succeed in everything in life. My Extracurricular Essay was a fun essay for me to...
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General Admissions Advice

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
18 Words
Get involved with things you...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
40 Words
If you want to go into a STEM field, try doing research...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.80
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2240
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1530
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSoccer, Swimming/Diving

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAsian Club / Asian Interactive Youth Association, Science Club/Team
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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