Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Student | 2 comments

Stuff to Do Before Coming to Stanford

Stuff to Do Before Coming to Stanford

Now that the school year is over, there are 1,691 incoming Stanford undergraduates who, for the most part, are on summer break and eagerly awaiting the beginning of their Stanford careers. While I’m glad I thoroughly enjoyed that summer, there are a few things I wish I had done before coming to Stanford. These are just suggestions that I wish someone had told me…

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Posted by on May 2, 2014 in Student | 2 comments

Stuff I Wish I Knew Before Accepting Stanford’s Offer of Admission, Part 2

Stuff I Wish I Knew Before Accepting Stanford’s Offer of Admission, Part 2

Hi everyone! In my latest post, I covered a few of the thoughts I had before going to Stanford—and detailed how I feel now that I’m here. This is the continuation of that post, based on some questions I received while talking about my previous post. Again, I’d like to underscore that these are my thoughts only—please don’t take them as a reflection of anyone else affiliated with Stanford.

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Posted by on Apr 21, 2014 in Student | 0 comments

Stuff I Wish I Knew Before Accepting Stanford’s Offer of Admission, Part 1

Stuff I Wish I Knew Before Accepting Stanford’s Offer of Admission, Part 1

As you may know, Stanford’s regular admission decisions have been released, which means that several hundred high school students are frantically thinking about where they want to go to school. In the hope of making their decision a little easier, this post will consist of three straightforward, super-honest statements about why I wanted to go to Stanford, how I feel about Stanford now, and whether that change in opinion is significant. So if you’re one of the lucky 2,138 students who was accepted to Stanford this year—read on!

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