Why did MIT reject this guy??
International applicant from South Korea
SAT I : 2320: CR 740 / Math 800 / Writing 780
SAT II: Math II 800, Physics 800, Chemistry 800, Spanish Reading 710
Major Awards (USAMO, Intel etc.): 2010 Int'l Mathematics Olympiad Gold Medalist, 2009/2010 Asian-Pacific MO Silver Medalist, and many other awards / 3-year consecutive USAMO Qualifier, AMC12A/B two-year consecutive school winner (both tests, highest score 135/132), AIME 13. Scored as 4th individual place on 2010 Harvard-MIT Mathematics Tournament.
and tons of ecs
The worst part of his rejection is that he is an IMO gold medalist?
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