College Admissions Info

RachNU
RachNU
Northwestern University ‘16
Anthropology and Archaeology, Public Health

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Sometimes I'm premed, sometimes I'm not. Passionate about public health.
From: , Pennsylvania
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Northwestern
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2270
SAT
Highest SAT: 2270
Other SAT Scores:
SAT IIs:

High School Performance

4.40
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Green Club
How Spent Summers:

College Application Essays

514 Words
As we walked into the party, we were greeted by the sound of lively Turkish chatter. A band played with gusto in the center of the enthused dancers. The six of us sat down at an elegantly set table, but the music begged us to join in. The dancers pumped their arms in the air with every beat, encircling the elegant bride-to-be. She was dancing with her father; they were participating in a time-honored wedding tradition, the Turkish henna ceremony. ...







Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
460 Words
I visited Northwestern University on a wintry day that could have easily been the coldest of the year. Snow frosted the ground and the campus was void of student life. The tour was painful; wind whipped at my cheeks and blew my hood off, but in retrospect I’m glad I made it through the entire visit. People say that picking the college that’s right for you is as simple as closing your eyes and noting where you picture...







College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
227 Words
Evanston is incredible. There's no other way to put it - it's one of my favorite places on the planet. You couldn't ask for more in a college town! There's good shopping, great dining, and complete safety. While people claim town-gown relations could be better, I've always felt welcome in Evanston. Many businesses provide student discounts, and are eager to...





Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
62 Words
A ton of people get involved in Dance Marathon, a club with a bunch of ways for enthusiastic and eager students to get involved in a massive fundraiser supporting a different beneficiary each year. People also enjoy getting involved in A&O, a club that puts on concerts and brings cool speakers to campus, and Mayfest, a club that organizes...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
7 Words
Type A, Involved, Elite, Socially Conscious, Busy

Post-college plans
18 Words
I will be joining a social science research nonprofit organization in DC post-graduation to conduct public health research.

My favorite course thus far, and why
21 Words
Introduction to Russian Literature is surprisingly popular, but for good reason - the instruction is incredible, and the books are classics.