kattaler
kattaler,
Brown ‘18
B.A., Psychology, , Physics
Freshman, Brown University | Minneapolis, MN
Features Included
5
Essays
2
Schools
15
Scores
6
Advice
10
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Minneapolis, Minnesota
GenderFemale
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (Minneapolis, MN)
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Brown University (Providence, RI)

Applied for a B.A. in Psychology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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If you really want to hear about it, the first thing you’ll probably want to know is where I went to school, and what my goals for life are, and my parent’s aspirations for me and all that crap, but I don’t presently feel like going into it, if you want to know the truth. What I do feel like talking about is my writing. In my 17 years, I had six times endeavored at writing a novel....
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
64 Words
I got in on this essay because I truly loved the school. I was able to name different places and the memories I'd had on that campus. Granted, I did have a unique experience because I had taken courses there, but I think that listing places that are important on the campus shows that you know the area and are dedicated to enrolling there.
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Supplemental Essay Scholarship application
24 Words
Scholarship application are really hard. I tried to explain who I was, but also include enough drama to illustrate why I needed the scholarship.
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
21 Words
This was also for a scholarship. I tried to narrate a story and how it helped me confront my core values.
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Additional Essay Details
975 Words
1. WHY US If you can imagine a teenage girl bouncing up and down at her desk, that is me right now about to tell you how much I love Brown. This summer, I received a scholarship to attend a three week philosophy course at Brown. My days were filled with mind-blowing lectures, after-class discussions with amazing professors, and late night conversations with like-minded classmates. At Brown, I found my place. Arguments over lunch at the Ratty on topics like nature...
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General Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
123 Words
I used scholarship websites like Cappex.com to find scholarships. There are many scholarship websites that may try to charge you to find a scholarship. These are never ever a good idea! You should not be...
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How I chose schools to apply to
249 Words
Create a list of questions to ask yourself as you are going along. Do I want a large, medium, or small sized school? Do I want a party atmosphere? Do I want to be involved with school sports and pride? Do I want to stay close to home or go far away? Websites like College Confidential or College Board give out a quiz that helps one narrow down their choices for school. Keep in...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
94 Words
I applied to the Joyce Ivy Foundation, a charity which gave me a full scholarship to attend a summer class at Brown University. They give out full rides...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
71 Words
I went to a lot of meetings for various clubs throughout the year. I now am a senior staff writer at...
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What I’d change about my application process
66 Words
I might have applied regular decision to a few more schools, even though Brown was my number one choice. If...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
55 Words
The open curriculum is incredible. As someone who is undecided, I am so glad I chose this...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.4
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2240
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1530
Other SAT Scores
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details9 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSailing

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChoir, Drama Production Crew, Film, Green Club, Math Team, National Honor Society, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Tutoring/Mentoring, Science Club/Team
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