College Admissions Info

Harvard University, ‘16
BA, Economics

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 4 advice topics

Student Background

From: Redwood City
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No, Other Family Member
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: Brown, Harvard, Claremont (CMC), UPenn, UC Berkeley, UCLA, UC Davis, UCSD
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish, Gujarati

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1490
Highest SAT: 2150
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

Top 1%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Football, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government, School Theater/Plays, Hospital Volunteer
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

College Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
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There are tons of scholarships available. Talk...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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During high school summers, try to relax and do things you enjoy. There is no need to do a bunch of intense stuff...

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
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It is important to show growth. Talk about what you have learned through your...

What set me apart from other applicants
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Schools want to know that you can take their resources and become a productive member of society. Do not just repeat what you said in your common application...