College Admissions Info

California State University - Sacramento, ‘19
BS, Accounting, Business Administration and Management, Interior Design

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Hi! I'm Violet and I am currently a freshman at California State University - Sacramento. It's a big beautiful campus and I am loving college so far!
From: Montrose , Colorado
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Kansas State, Arizona, CSUS
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

Highest ACT:
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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Younglife (Christian)
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College Application Essays

One huge motivator to go to college, aside from my parents, was my sister. However, she was not a motivator in the sense I thought she would be. I am adopted and so she and I were separated into different homes at a very young age. We got back in contact in my 8th grade year, which is when I learned more about her life. She dropped out of college after less than a year and worked at a bar...

Supplemental Essay: Time off from school
438 Words
Taking, or not taking, the time to graduate - that is the dilemma. I know many students who dropped out, or simply did not finish. I knew I couldn’t be them. I also knew “high school isn’t really my place” I didn’t enjoy the people I was forced into required classes with, or what they chose to do. I decided I wanted out, but not the easy way. I chose to push myself, and to gradate a...

Additional Essay Details:
24 Words
I graduated a semester early in high school, my essay reviews that process as well as what I would do differently if I could.

College Admissions Advice

How to approach transferring schools
36 Words
Make sure you choose the right school for you! I am...

My advice about getting recommenders
93 Words
I know it can be tedious on both students and teachers when it comes time for those letters of recommendation. However, I am so glad I got them!...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
117 Words
Work, work, work! Even if it takes up a little bit of your otherwise carefree summer, I promise getting a job, even part time, will prove to be worth it! I had a summer job,...

What I’d change about my application process
40 Words
Do your research! I didn't branch out too far, I didn't even...

Why I ultimately chose my school
131 Words
In choosing my school, I thought I had everything planned out, I knew exactly where I wanted to go, I was accepted, and I was totally set on it and I loved it to that point. I then did...