College Admissions Info

University of Alabama, ‘18
BS, Financial Planning, Family Studies and Consumer Sciences

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 4 advice topics

Student Background

I'm really involved in my church, love my family and friends, and play volleyball for fun.
From: Downer Grove , Illinois
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Ohio State, Marquette, Alabama
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Religious
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Volleyball (Recruited), Volleyball (Recruited)
Extracurricular Activities: Tutoring/Mentoring, Church, Drama Production Crew, School Theater/Plays, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, School Choir
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College Application Essays

College Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
65 Words
I had my US History teacher write the only recommendation I needed for any of my college applications. I had...

Why I declined other schools
116 Words
One of the schools I declined was because they did not offer many opportunities or information for my major. The same school also did not send out much information about what I needed to do...

Why I ultimately chose my school
211 Words
I chose the University of Alabama for a few reasons. First, I began looking into the school for the first time when my dad told me about their scholarships. I had the requirements to get free tuition, and apply for others. Because of that I applied to the university. The second reason why I chose to go where I did is the result...

How I chose schools to apply to
195 Words
To choose what schools to apply to I first looked at if they had my major. If they did not have it, I would not apply. I grew up a sports fan of one of the schools I applied to because my dad was a graduate of the school. Growing up I always knew that I would apply to...