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An overachieving Virginia high school senior earned full scholarships to five Ivy League colleges including Harvard, Yale and Princeton, after applying to the prestigious universities on a whim.

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Aisha Khan was also accepted to Ivy League schools Dartmouth and the University of Pennsylvania, while Columbia put her on a wait list, Inside Nova reported. Another prestigious university, Stanford, also accepted her.

“Honestly, the plan from the beginning was the University of Virginia, and I just applied (to the Ivy League schools) for fun,” Khan said. “I was thinking I would maybe luck out with one school.”

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Khan is a high achiever. She worked on multiple local political campaigns, is a member of student council and has won national awards for her creative writing. She volunteered at a mosque where she lives, worked as a tutor and is a Girl Scout.

She thinks it was her essays that helped get her accepted.

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“I truly did write from the heart, and I put a lot of time and thought into my essays,” Khan said. “I tried to present myself as I am. I didn’t try to be anything I’m not.”

With all the choices she decided to attend Harvard in the fall.

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“Being a woman of color, especially as a daughter of an immigrant, and having the opportunity to attend one of these institutions — which have historically been very exclusive — is, to me, a reflection of the progress we’ve made, but at the same time a reminder of the hurdles ahead,” Khan said. “I hope my education allows me to better understand socioeconomic disparities so that more students have access to higher education.”