UMich ‘18
B.S., English, , Molecular Biology, , Cellular Biology
University of Michigan--Ann Arbor student from California studying Cell and Molecular Biology and English
Features Included


Hometown Orinda, California
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision, Early Action
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Hebrew, Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Waitlisted or Withdrew
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Barnard College (New York, NY)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
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University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)

Applied for a B.S. in English

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
634 Words
International background
Do you want to see it?” our old neighbor, Sarit, asked casually. My mom’s nostalgic smile revealed her answer. But it was eight on a Tuesday night, and we would not have a chance to make an appointment with the realtor before our flight back to the US. “There’s no need for a realtor right now, let’s just knock on the door and tell them we’re prospective buyers,” Sarit said. Excitement surged within me. I wanted...
Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
266 Words
When I was younger I had a hard time participating in activities at which I wasn’t necessarily good, and I quit every single sport that I tried. I guess it took a certain level of maturity to realize that in order to be good at something, I needed to start at the bottom of the ladder and climb up, or in the case of the sport I finally adopted, dive in. I chose to join the swim team freshman...

General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

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High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
SAT Score Details
Converted SAT Score1530
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores



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