cmc9fs
cmc9fs,
UVA ‘19
B.S., Physical Therapy
I am a first year Kinesiology major at the University of Virginia.
Features Included
4
Essays
4
Schools
15
Scores
2
Advice
4
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Alexandria, Virginia
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Action
First Gen College StudentNo
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • Pennsylvania State University - University Park (University Park, PA)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
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University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)

Applied for a B.S. in Physical Therapy

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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The pool has been my second home since I was four years old. I come from a family of swimmers, and my summers have always consisted of constant swim practices, hanging around the pool, or visiting swimming friends. As I grew up, swimming became less of a hobby and more of an elite sport. By the time I was 12, I was swimming six days a week for two different teams. As I was entering high school, I began practicing for...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
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COAS Supplement: Daniel Gilbert gave a TED Talk in February 2004 about the science of happiness. Gilbert discusses the brain's ability to simulate experiences in order to make decisions. This simulator allows the brain to have a psychological immune system, which helps people cope with adversity. Knowing that I have this said immune system allows me to take a moment to analyze a situation instead of automatically being negative when something goes wrong; instead, I try to see the silver lining...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
234 Words
Flash Seminar: Many advanced placement and college level English classes involve reading classic literature. Although these novels contain many important themes, they often cannot capture the attention and excitement of many young students. My Flash Seminar would focus on the importance of reading, even if it doesn't involve reading novels such as Moby Dick or Pride and Prejudice. Reading young adult fiction by authors such as David Levithan, Sarah Dessen, and Deb Caletti is my guilty pleasure, along with many...
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Additional Essay Details
43 Words
These were the three essays I originally submitted to UVa. The common app, the choice supplement and the college of arts and sciences supplement. I ended up applying to the Curry School so my common app ended up being my Curry School supplement.
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
57 Words
Do not apply to too many schools. It is a waste of time, effort, and money. Try...
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What set me apart from other applicants
32 Words
I think despite not having the highest test scores I...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.3
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
30
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1860
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1320
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesKey Club, National Honor Society

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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