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DOitChoco
DOitChoco
University of Pennsylvania ‘18
BS, Cognitive Science

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

From: Quezon City
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 9 schools
Accepted At: UPenn, UC Berkeley, UCLA, UMich
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: English, Tagalog, Mandarin

Test Scores

2120
SAT
Highest SAT: 2120
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High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Other Private
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Basketball
Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Model Congress / Model UN, Student Council / Government, Help Save Our Environment, Rotary Club
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College Application Essays

Numerous times I felt like giving up on my basketball dreams yet I didn’t want to be labeled a quitter. Instead, I wanted to one day tell a story just like Michael Jordan’s and how he was initially cut from the varsity team only to end up becoming the best player in the world; this became the driving force of my basketball obsession after I didn’t make the varsity team during my freshman year. I spent countless...











Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
668 Words
Tinkering with my iPhone, I sat in amazement at how Apple was able to come up with such a meticulously detailed product that has revolutionized the way we communicate, think, interact, and simply put, the way we live. Such was the genius of the late Steve Jobs who once said, “It's in Apple's DNA that technology alone is not enough—it's technology married with liberal arts, married with the humanities, that yields us the result that makes our heart sing…” ...









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