College Admissions Info

Western Washington University, ‘18
BA, English

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Sheridan , Wyoming
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Transfer
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: WWU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Highest ACT:
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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Drama Production Crew
How Spent Summers:
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College Application Essays

My passion for academics stems from the strong work ethic instilled in me by growing up on a small farm. This has served me well in my dedication to my studies and in my experience as a valuable employee. Since I moved here almost a year ago to establish Washington State residency, my employer has given me two separate raises because I continue to impress with my diligence. However, I am not an academic robot. I dabble in quite a...

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
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Kayaking, Hiking, hanging...

My favorite course thus far, and why
50 Words
I took a technical writing course over the summer where we didn't write any business...

How to approach transferring schools
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This can be a tough one. I transferred from a community college out of state, so even though most of my credits transferred, not all of them were acceptable General Education Requirements. I ended up having to take a bunch of classes to...

Why I ultimately chose my school
86 Words
Since I want to be a high school teacher, and I had already moved to WA state to get residency and save money on tuition, I...

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
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WWU doesn't really have a "Why Us" essay question, but most school often want to know why you're choosing them. For WWU, they are HUGE into environmental issues and awareness. They have a really great environmental program. So if the environment is something you might be interested in as an incoming freshman or undecided-major student, you'd probably get brownie...