College Admissions Info

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Palatine , Illinois
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Highest ACT:
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ACT Prep:

High School Performance

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

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Basketball, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Model Congress / Model UN
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College Application Essays

“Recount an incident when you experienced failure.” This question circles my brain like a daunting hawk. Every time I open a journal is my first reaction. COMPOSITION in boldface stares me in the face like a challenge; like an unopened birthday gift, the journal begs to be discovered and unwrapped. Its charming smile seduces me into a battle yet again, and I am staring at a blank page. Inspiration buzzes around my head, except when I curl up with my...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
351 Words
What are the unique qualities of Northwestern - and of the specific undergraduate school to which you are applying - that make you want to attend the University? In what ways do you hope to take advantage of the qualities you have identified? (300 word maximum) Northwestern is, above all other attributes, a unique place to be. Whether on or off campus, it is clear that there is a distinct combination of qualities that make a Wildcat, a Wildcat. Among my...

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
530 Words
Evaluate a significant experience, achievement, risk you have taken, or ethical dilemma you have faced and its impact on you. She stands next to the projector on a small table. Her short brown hair frames her full, closed-mouth smile that fights for attention with her round cheeks. A sign next to her reads, “A child is diagnosed with cancer every 3 minutes.” The bell rings; mindless chatter quiets. She begins. Her name is Rosie, and I peek into her world. I...

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