College Admissions Info

Northwestern University, ‘17
BS, Economics, Mathematics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Mankato , Minnesota
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Northwestern, U of Minnesota, Iowa State
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Academic Decathlon, Church, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), Choir, Key Club, Tutoring/Mentoring, Student Council / Government, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Model Congress / Model UN, Math Team
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: One moment that changed you
505 Words
Small Town Perspective My headlights cut sharply through the blanket of darkness that had fallen gently over my sleepy town. The time, 1:17 a.m., blinked fluorescently up from my dashboard. Spurred by a combination of caffeine-fueled insomnia and senior- year nostalgia, I decided to go on a drive early that Tuesday morning. I drove the old, familiar roads I had taken many times before, one hand comfortably resting on the leather seam of my steering wheel, the other twisting the...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
893 Words
Northwestern Statement As I strolled down Sheridan Road on a sweltering July day, I paused for a moment to absorb my surroundings. Students hustled about, running off to one class or another. Counselors in blue t-shirts led gaggles of children arranged in haphazard lines. The sun poured down, illuminating the entire campus. Step by step, I made my way back to the West Fairchild dorm, passing the Tech building. Taking a brief respite from my walk, I sat at a...

College Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
15 Words
Apply early decision, express a...