College Admissions Info

Northeastern University, ‘18
BS, Political Science and Government, Spanish Language and Literature, International Relations and National Security Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: , Connecticut
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: UVM, GWU, BC, Villanova, American, Northeastern, BU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1300
Highest SAT: 1820
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Boarding
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving
Extracurricular Activities: American Cancer Society, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Tutoring/Mentoring, Yearbook
How Spent Summers:
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

To say I feel paralyzed would be an understatement. I’ve been standing here, nine feet above the ground, for 5 minutes now. The rest of the springboard lies in front of me, waiting for my weight to bend the tip of it down and send me flying into the air. My club team coach, bouncing on the balls of his toes, is thrilled I’m going to attempt the dive he’s been begging me to try for a week...

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
299 Words
Travel! Travel as much as you can. Colleges like to see that you are global; I truly believe that because I had all that travel experience on my resume, Northeastern admitted me to their Program, which is a group of freshmen who study abroad their first semester. Also in the summer, work wherever and whenever you can. Even if it isn’t the best job, it’s just a summer activity, and it is something to put on your resume and something that will help you...

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
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If you are good at talking about yourself (which is something I believe...