College Admissions Info

University of Chicago, ‘19
BA, Economics and Econometrics, Economic Development, Economics, Managerial Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am interested in everything from baseball to Bártok, theoretical physics to Thomas Nagel, and just like to learn.
From: Pittsburgh , Pennsylvania
Gender: Male
First Gen College Student: Yes
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Pitt, Northeastern, UChicago
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1540
Highest SAT: 2250
Other SAT Scores:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Religious
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Volleyball
Extracurricular Activities: Drama Production Crew, Marching Band, National Honor Society, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Tutoring/Mentoring
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Place you’re content
375 Words
I could never survive in the vacuum of space, because music would never be able to reach my ears. I have never been very partial to any music genre, and there are those who often say “I’ll listen to any type of music,” but for me that statement is a personal aphorism rather than a declaration of indifference towards music. I became a music-lover in imitation of my uncle, who prided himself in his multi-thousand- album music library; I...

Supplemental Essay for UChicago: Unique question posed by school
569 Words
ESSAY PROMPT: What's so odd about odd numbers? Why was Six Afraid of Seven? In the beginning there was zero, and then there was One. Zero and One ruled the universe with undisputed power; together they formed the perfect union. Perfection diminished when One began to feel superior to Zero, and departed his company to rule alone. He quickly discovered the powers of addition, and created Two. Two was to be his new companion, to help oppress the rest of...

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