College Admissions Info

University of Texas - Austin, ‘18
BS, Film, Video, and Photography

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a current second-year at the University of Texas at Austin. Hook 'em!
From: Atlanta , Georgia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: UT Austin, UGA, BU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Polish, Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1500
Highest SAT: 2170
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis, Drill, Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Church, Key Club, Marching Band, National Honor Society, School Choir
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College Application Essays

I remember the week before the last band competition like it was yesterday. We were in bad shape. Our marching band’s color guard is a relatively new organization: it only materialized three years ago. I joined after its first year of existence, when the group was still struggling to make a name for itself. The attitude of skepticism which the whole band held about us made us want to work extremely hard in an effort to prove our worthiness...

Supplemental Essay: Strong beliefs/principles
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Full essay

Additional Essay Details:
520 Words
When I tell my friends that I identify as a Liberal Catholic, most call me a walking contradiction. From their perspective, this assumption makes sense. The Catholic Church, along with countless other religious organizations, has a long history of exclusivity and rigidity when it comes to its laws, usually taken directly from the Bible. In its essence, there seems to be nothing liberal about it. My parents have raised me in this faith since the day I was born; as...

College Admissions Advice

Why I declined other schools
76 Words
I was accepted into Boston University with a $20,000 scholarship, but my cost-of-attendance would still have been in the range of $40,000/year. I certainly...

How I chose schools to apply to
26 Words
I already knew that I wanted to major...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
65 Words
Austin is an AMAZING place to attend college. Truly, I tell people all the time I couldn't imagine going to...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
49 Words
As an out-of-state student, I HIGHLY recommend applying for scholarships through your school. Trust me,...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
65 Words
I'm in the Longhorn Band here at UT, and it is by far my favorite extracurricular on campus. If you...