College Admissions Info

Dartmouth College, ‘20
BA, Engineering Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a '20 at Dartmouth, and I'm originally from the DC area. Also an avid traveler & foodie! Feel free to talk to me about college :)
From: Germantown , Maryland
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: No
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Accepted At: UMD, UC Berkeley, Wellesley, UCLA, UVA, Wesleyan, Northeastern
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin, Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1530
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High School Performance

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Top 5%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Golf, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Community Cleanup / Service, National Honor Society, Science Club/Team
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement for UC Berkeley, Yale, Wellesley, Duke, UCLA, UVA, UChicago, Dartmouth, Northeastern, Wesleyan: Overcoming personal struggle, Reaching a goal, Summer experience
709 Words
Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story. I can always predict what will happen next… in the math classroom, solving differential equations; in the window seat of the school bus, heading home; in my bed, curled up watching Netflix; in the places I'm familiar with. When I’m in my comfort zone, I have an...

Supplemental Essay for Dartmouth: Unique question posed by school
635 Words
When you meet someone for the first time, what do you want them to know about you, but generally don’t tell them? A sensory experience: me. How do I smell? Every week, I jubilantly await the arrival of Time Magazine in the mail. As soon as I see the red-bordered cover buried within the stack of bills, letters, and flyers addressed to my mom, I snatch it out of the pile and scurry upstairs to read it, start to...

Supplemental Essay for Wellesley: “Why us” school essay
409 Words
When choosing a college community, you are choosing a place where you believe that you can live, learn, and flourish. Generations of inspiring women have thrived in the Wellesley community, and we want to know what aspects of this community inspire you to consider Wellesley. We know that there are more than 100 reasons to choose Wellesley, but the ''Wellesley 100'' is a good place to start. Visit and let us know, in two well-developed paragraphs,...

Supplemental Essay for UChicago: “Why us” school essay
537 Words
How does the University of Chicago, as you know it now, satisfy your desire for a particular kind of learning, community, and future? Please address with some specificity your own wishes and how they relate to UChicago. “bon viveur; nec temere nec timide; memento mori” Respectively, these phrases translate to, “a person who lives high and well; neither reckless nor timid; remember that you will die.” These phrases inspire me as mottoes to live my life. They sound sophisticated and...

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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For every summer during high school, I think you should be doing something. Research, summer job, camp, travel, volunteer, it could be...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
75 Words
Dartmouth really is in the middle of nowhere. There's not much to do late at night regarding the town; the shops close relatively...