College Admissions Info

Chahat Rana
Brown University, ‘20
BS, Neuroscience

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Hardworking, Dedicated, Creative and Compassionate.
From: Hyderabad , India
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Accepted At: Tulane
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Hindi, Spanish, French, Punjabi

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1540
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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 5%
High School Type: Other Private
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Basketball, Swimming/Diving
Extracurricular Activities: School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Disaster relief, Dance
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College Application Essays

Everyday I look at the world around me in curiosity of its endless pathways and opportunities, and as I do, it zealously declares its presence, taking notes of the intricate details of my surrounding. It allows me to swift through its database and locate the most vivid experiences of my life, giving me the ability to relive them at my will. It helps me get through tough situations, giving me step-by-step instructions of what to do, As much as I...

Supplemental Essay for Tulane: Other
492 Words
They were assembled in a 10 x 7 room, sitting on the floor with their bright smiles and glittering eyes, staring up at me. They were girls of no more than 14 years old; yet they looked so much younger. The most excited one, a short and skinny girl with frizzy hair, looked at me exploding with eagerness to hear what I had to say. Her glowing smile told me she was craving knowledge; knowledge that she expected to gain from me. As...

Supplemental Essay for Brown: Other
580 Words
Standing in the biology lab at Columbia University, I reached for my scalpel and prepared myself to slice through the muscular tissue of a bovine knee joint. A few cuts and the joint snapped open, exposing the intricate structures of its anatomy. I instantly spotted the inner surface of the condyles and saw the content of my biology textbook coming to life. When the professor glanced at my work and said, “Good job,” I began to smile brightly with satisfaction....

College Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
50 Words
My intense passion for community service. I have done so many community service extracurriculars that...

My advice about getting recommenders (Brown)
48 Words
Talk to all your teachers in advance to see who will write a stellar...