College Admissions Info

RileyS
RileyS
Boston College, ‘18
BBA,

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 2 advice topics

Student Background

I'm a student @ Boston College and a Co-Founder of Campus Insights. I love spending my free time pioneering projects and ventures. I aim to learn as much as I can from everything & everyone around me – through listening, asking questions, & testing ideas
From: Los Altos , California
Gender: Male
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: BC, Georgetown, Santa Clara, Vanderbilt, USC, Northeastern
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

34
ACT
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

4.40
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country, Lacrosse
Extracurricular Activities:
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Place you’re content
680 Words
I am an exhibitor of talent. My passion is showcasing the gifts of others–I love creating “stages” for teenagers and giving them the opportunity to shine in front of their peers. This is what I do best. Tonight I’m hosting a house concert for my best friend, Nick Johnson, who’s an aspiring singer-songwriter. I’ve worked hard to organize everything so Nick can just focus on his setlist. I’ve hand-selected the guests, coordinated the speaker system,...











Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
1665 Words
Every night when I go to bed, I keep my phone on and leave it underneath my pillow. I always want to be reachable whenever someone needs to talk about something. I serve others through conversations. I like to ask, “Hey how’s it going?” to the outcast boy who’s sitting alone after school. But the classic “I’m fine” is never a sufficient response. I sit down next to people so they know I want to hear their...























College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
34 Words
Focus on something you're passionate about. I felt like I...





What set me apart from other applicants
29 Words
Make sure your achievements are tangible. For example, I...