College Admissions Info

JoWoods
JoWoods
University of North Carolina - Greensboro ‘20
BS, International Business

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Committed to doing my best possible, whenever possible
From: Greensboro , North Carolina
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Accepted At: UNC, Bennett, Guilford, Stetson, LR
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1690
SAT
25
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1210
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High School Performance

4.50
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Boy/Girl Scouts, Choir, Church, Library Volunteer, Model Congress / Model UN
Work:
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

I am standing on a wide stage with lights so glaringly bright the crowd behind them is almost unnoticeable. My laptop is already set up with my presentation, but, for now, the projection behind me read only “TED” and, under that “Ideas Worth Spreading”. I adjust the microphone, hands shaking almost too much to use. I swallow hard and finally open my mouth to speak. “Good afternoon, everyone.” My voice sounds wobbly, even to my own ears. “My name is...









College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
80 Words
1. Determined: the people at my school know where they're going, even if they don't know exactly how. 2. Hardworking: because they know where they're going,...





How I chose schools to apply to
37 Words
For me, and hopefully for you, my most important factors were 1) ...





My advice about getting recommenders
32 Words
Make sure that you are active in your school/community...





What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
25 Words
Even though everyone says it hard, and it...





My favorite course thus far, and why
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My favorite course as of now is Japanese 101, mostly...