dliang17
dliang17,
Stanford ‘17
B.A., Economics
Pianist, visual artist, interested in Economics
Features Included
3
Essays
2
Schools
8
Scores
1
Advice
2
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown San Diego, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Gan Chinese, French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
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Stanford University (Stanford, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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My single-parent family unit matters most to me. The credit for that goes to my Mom. I was six years old when my Dad left. He was the world to me, so when I realized that he wouldn't be living with us anymore, I was crushed. It seemed so unfair--I envied my friends whose Dads cared about their homework, or took them to LEGOLAND while my Dad was halfway across the world in China. His visa and job problems made...
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Supplemental Essay Amusing anecdote
284 Words
It was the day of prom. I was dressed in a long red gown--but instead of going to the Ball Room, I found my heels walking across the XXX Symphony Hall stage, where a large audience waited to hear me play the Saint-Saens piano concerto with the XXX Symphony. Having just taken my AP exams three days ago and in the midst of preparing for the last final exams of my junior year, I was still nervous backstage, knowing that...
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Additional Essay Details
34 Words
Just be you. Don't be fake. It can be about something small, or a short moment...if it's very important to you, write about it. That's the key to making your essay sound real.
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
51 Words
Being a pianist/artist, I found older peers already into college who had similar profiles.....
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High School Performance

GPA
3.60
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Low one semester/year
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2250
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1540
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAsian Club / Asian Interactive Youth Association, National Honor Society
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Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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