SanderZhu,
Cornell ‘
B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Features Included
2
Essays
10
Schools
18
Scores
0
Advice
6
ECs
1
Sports

Background

GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Stony Brook University - SUNY (Stony Brook, NY)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
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Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)

Applied for in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Sitting in the auditorium of the Cherry Creek High School, I felt a sudden apprehension in the pit of my stomach. After a long and tumultuous journey, I was here at last. I, along with two of my friends and teammates, had spent the better part of the year preparing for the ACSL National Computer Science Competition, and we were about to learn how we fared. As the contest organizer started announcing the placement of the teams, I squirmed in...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
667 Words
“No! Don’t touch that!” I instantly retracted my hand, face burning with embarrassment, while my father lectured me about the dangerous chemicals in his laboratory. From an early age, I became fascinated by the mysterious nature of research, by the way scientists could create new technology and medicine seemingly out of nothing. Whenever I had the chance, I would watch as my father placed different liquids onto “tiny monsters” (a term I later understood as bacteria) while observing them...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.07
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2260
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1540
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details10 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCheer/Spirit Squad

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesComputer / Technology Volunteer, Community Cleanup / Service, National Honor Society, Marching Band, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Tutoring/Mentoring

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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