College Admissions Info

Ohio State University - Columbus, ‘18
BA, Women’s Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am interested in feminism and I focus on representation of people in the media. I will be getting a degree in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. I came from a fairly small town with a small high school to the very large Ohio State.
From: Hamilton , Ohio
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 2 schools
Accepted At: Ohio State
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1340
Highest SAT: 1890
Highest ACT:
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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Book Buddies, Drama Production Crew, Animal Foster Care Provider / Animal Rescue Volunteer, Conservancy Volunteer
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Place you’re content
409 Words
The only place that can keep me perfectly content must be a place that has both opportunities for learning and engaging entertainment. There is only one place that includes both of these: the Internet. Most people may think the environment in which I am content must be a physical place, but I thought about it for days and could not think of a single place that truly inspired me. I love my warm, cozy bed, but so does everyone else....

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
38 Words
Question: "How does the University of Chicago, as you know it now, satisfy your desire for a particular kind of learning, community, and future? Please address with some specificity your own wishes and how they relate to UChicago."

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
30 Words
"University Honors and Ohio State Scholars: How do your individual passions and interests align with one or more of the G.O.A.L.S. of the Honors & Scholars Center?"

College Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
208 Words
The Ohio State University focuses a lot on diversity and an applicant's community service and leadership. They look for the most well-rounded students. Test scores and GPA's are not all that this university looks for when choosing its students. Though it is a large school and many are admitted, Ohio State likes to choose the best students possible. Having lots of experience...

Why I ultimately chose my school
217 Words
Ohio State is one of the biggest schools there is. This was extremely overwhelming both when choosing the school and first arriving. This school is not for everyone! But everyone is welcome. The community here is extremely inviting, and it is very diverse. Coming from a small town of like-minded and similar looking people made this a huge leap, but it was one that I...