College Admissions Info

Johns Hopkins University, ‘20
BS, Computer Science

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Orlando , Florida
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Other Family Member
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: JHU
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

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High School Performance

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Top 1%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving
Extracurricular Activities: Local Orchestra / Symphony / Band, National Honor Society, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Tutoring/Mentoring, School Jazz / Orchestra
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Interest in fine arts
103 Words
Playing the violin gives me the opportunity to share my passion with others. From 9th through 11th grade, I participated in the orchestra pit for the school musical. The pit consisted of an amalgamation of both professional and student musicians, making it a unique experience. The harmonious blend between the music from the pit and the singing from the actors and actresses created a powerful ability to instill a spectrum of emotions on the audience. Being a part of the...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
490 Words
I have always been jealous of the people who knew from the get-go what they wanted to be for the rest of their lives. There was only one path for them and they were set on it. As for me, I see several paths instead of one. How can I choose one over the other? There are various topics that I am passionate about and want to further engage in. With JHU’s absence of a core curriculum and encouragement...

Additional Essay Details:
36 Words
I think the most important part of my essay was that it really demonstrated my interest in Johns Hopkins. By discussing specific programs and clubs, it was clear that I did my research into the school.

College Admissions Advice

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
58 Words
In my essay, I discussed specific things I wanted to do at JHU if I went there....

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
42 Words
I did not use a private admissions counselor, but I DID go to...