College Admissions Info

katieny15
katieny15
Boston College, ‘16
BS, Biology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Biology Major
From: Albany , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Other Family Member
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 11 schools
Accepted At: BC, Villanova, UDel, Northeastern, BU, Richmond, Drexel, SUNY Buffalo
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

2130
SAT
33
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1480
Highest SAT: 2130
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High School Performance

3.80
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Volleyball (Recruited)
Extracurricular Activities: Community Cleanup / Service, Disaster relief
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Volunteer/public interest work
32 Words
About the community I formed with other people during a volunteer experience. Showcased both my dedication to community service and the importance of having a variety of diverse communities in your life.

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
76 Words
I just had a good feeling when visiting the school. When I was walking around BC's campus and watching all the people there,...





List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
165 Words
Find a book or two that you can talk about and why you like it, I was asked this at a few of the schools that I interviewed at. Always go to an interview, even if the school says that it is optional, I have never heard of an...





How I chose schools to apply to
99 Words
First, I looked for schools that were at the academic level that I was looking for. Then, I looked at things such as location, price, athletics, admission standards, what the...