looloo17
looloo17,
Dartmouth ‘20
B.A., Engineering Studies
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 :)
Features Included
4
Essays
11
Schools
17
Scores
2
Advice
4
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Germantown, Maryland
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
First Gen College StudentNo
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin, Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
  • University of Maryland - College Park (College Park, MD)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA)
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
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Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)

Applied for a B.A. in Engineering Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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...
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Supplemental Essay: 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...
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Supplemental Essay: “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 http://www.wellesley.edu/admission/100 and let us know, in two well-developed paragraphs,...
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Supplemental Essay: “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...
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School Specific Advice

More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

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

GPA
3.93
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved

Test Scores

Highest ACT
35
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2230
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1530
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details12 classes and scores

Sports

SportsGolf, Track & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Community Cleanup / Service, National Honor Society, Science Club/Team
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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