Live profile review with Yesh

Recorded Tuesday, May 4 at 10:00 PM

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About this livestream


Join Yesh for another installment of his live profile reviews! Yesh will be reviewing real, anonymized profiles from viewers like you and sharing his assessment of their academics, extracurriculars, and overall strength. He'll also be giving his recommendations for improvement and provide an estimate of what your chances look like at different universities.

Submit a profile for personalized advice or stick around the whole time to get a better idea of what a strong admissions profile looks like. To submit your profile for review, please use this form.

Your host

Undergrad College: Boston University '20

Major: Medical Science

Graduate College: Boston University School of Medicine

Work Experience: I've been working at CollegeVine for 3 years mentoring students through BS/MD and undergraduate admissions. I am currently a medical student and have done research at Boston Medical Center, Dana-Farber, and the Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Audience questions

These are questions from the audience that we had time to answer during the live session. If you have any other questions, you can request an answer from Yesh and other CollegeVine experts in an upcoming livestream or on the Q&A Forum anytime.
8:01@Luca0526:International school in Thailand
13:02@Luca0526:Yes I took the SAT but I didn't report
15:07@Llamarama:This next profile is me so if you have any questions let me know!
21:35@Llamarama:Not able to take more than 3 in ib
26:45@Pooja_M:I have a 3.5 unweighted GPA and a 4.4 weighted GPA (all As except one low AP class grade dragging down my overall GPA)... is that enough for selective schools? I'm taking 5 APs this year.
29:56@Llamarama:Would interning for a state wide elected official be enough to match maybe congressional level. Will be working with labor commissioner next year. Also, would you reccomend programs like boys state, us senate youth program, etc.. I am guessing those are the awards/ecs i need to push me over the edge.
39:50@KSR:I was Profile 3. What would you recommend you improve/work upon. Where should I target to achieve in some of the other high tier 2 activities?
41:56@Luca0526:What's the title of your book? I'll check it out!
47:38@VD:this accounts for the courses that last multiple semesters
59:45@Cyb3rP.:How do I enter into the drawing and upload it to my bidding?
60:40@KSR:Do you think I’d have a better chance at Princeton since i live in Princeton? Im profile 3.
61:39@anonymous9:if i send a profile right now for your next profile review is that fine ?
61:49@anonymousems:this is my profile! I forgot to mention this, but I also started a delegation of youth and government at my school and I am the president of that. For two years
62:26@Luca0526:You mentioned the geographical impact. How does that factor in to someone like me, from a prestigious international school abroad? Thanks
64:18@anonymousems:what can i do to improve my chances for a place like stanford?


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