College Admissions Info

University of Notre Dame, ‘13
BBA, Accounting

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Warren , Ohio
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Sibling
Admission: Accepted From Waitlist
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Notre Dame, Pitt, BC, Wake Forest, Villanova, Miami OH
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1400
Highest SAT: 1990
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High School Performance

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Top 5%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country , Track & Field, Equestrian
Extracurricular Activities: Community Cleanup / Service, Debate Club/Team, Equestrian, Habitat for Humanity, Junior Classical League / Latin Club, National Honor Society, Prom Committee, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Student Council / Government, Students Against Drunk Driving (Destructive Decisions) (SADD), Yearbook
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College Application Essays

College Admissions Advice

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
134 Words
After I was waitlisted at Notre Dame, I sent in a letter explaining why Notre Dame was my top choice and how badly I wanted to attend. I also sent in a picture of me at a Notre Dame football...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
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My high school provided me with a list of scholarships to apply to. When I attended Notre Dame, they did not offer and merit based scholarships, but I believe...

How I chose schools to apply to
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I made a spreadsheet and had a different school in each row and then columns for various factors (location, size, student demographics etc.). I wish I had gotten a chance to visit more of the schools I was considering applying to beforehand. If you start looking at schools the summer before your junior year or earlier, you’ll have a better chance of making time to plan visits to...

How to increase chances at my school
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First off, even though Notre Dame wants well-rounded students and cares about a lot of factors beyond test scores, you have to score at a certain level to be considered. I would recommend getting a tutor or taking a class if your ACT/SAT scores are not as high as you would like. Notre Dame also really wants students that have Notre Dame as their first choice. If ND is your first choice make sure to tell them that! Notre Dame also like students with unusual talents or stories. During orientation they shared with us that someone in my class...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
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Attending Notre Dame is an incredible experience. Talk to any alumni and they will be able to go on about how much they love ND. My first day of orientation, Father Jenkins welcomed us all home. Notre Dame really does become a...