AdamChen
AdamChen,
Northwestern ‘17
B.A., History, , Economics
Features Included
2
Essays
0
Schools
13
Scores
1
Advice
1
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Monterey Park, California
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
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Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)

Applied for a B.A. in History

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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Personal Statement
506 Words
Athletic achievement, Leadership experience
"I thought you were our friend," Tim muttered, only half-joking. I asked the guys on the tennis team to gather the balls and was met with groans and murmured jabs. They picked up the balls, dragging their feet as if they were laden with bricks. I thought being captain would be an enjoyable experience, but I couldn't have been further from the truth. It was a difficult transition towards leadership. When I was just another player on the team, my...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
509 Words
What are the unique qualities of Northwestern - and of the specific undergraduate school to which you are applying - that make you want to attend the University? In what ways do you hope to take advantage of the qualities you have identified? When answering the question "Why Northwestern?", I can easily resort to the myriad facts offered on the university's website and in the school's viewbook. I can cite the fact that the overall student-faculty ratio is seven to...
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
110 Words
In retrospect, I feel as if the essays that I spend the most time on was my worst essays. This may be attributed to the fact that the essays I scrutinized had language...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.4
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2400
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1600
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team

Experience & Awards

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