College Admissions Info

WahooClaire
WahooClaire
University of Virginia ‘18
BA, Public Health, Public Health Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Hi! I'm a second year student at the University of Virginia, planning to major in Global Public Health
From: Coventry , United Kingdom
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: UVA
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

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High School Performance

High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Emergency Medical Service / Fire Dept Volunteer
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College Application Essays

Describe a place or environment where you are perfectly content. What do you do or experience there, and why is it meaningful to you? It’s 1am. A call comes through on the radio: ‘Unconscious female, unknown cause, heading towards medical room one’ My heart skips a beat , and for half a second I freeze, considering the situation that will hit me in about three minutes. From a tense silence, everyone springs into action, moving quickly but with practiced calm...









Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
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What work of art, music, science, mathematics, or literature has surprised, unsettled, or challenged you, and in what way? Rosalind Franklin was a key figure in the development of one of the most important scientific advances of the 20th century yet few have heard her name. As a Brit, and a female biologist, Franklin is an inspiration to me. Her work pioneered the technique of x-ray crystallography, producing world-changing and aesthetically beautiful images that were fundamental to the work of...









College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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PREPPY, Virginian,...





What I’d change about my application process
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Apply...





What set me apart from other applicants
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Extensive community...





Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
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Acapella and Greek...





Post-college plans
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I want to do a Master's in...