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laurenhk,
Northwestern ‘16
B.S., Journalism, , Marketing
Junior at Northwestern University
Features Included
2
Essays
8
Schools
18
Scores
1
Advice
2
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Davie, Florida
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision, Early Decision, Early Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Florida State University (Tallahassee, FL)
  • University of Florida (Gainesville, FL)
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
  • Barnard College (New York, NY)
  • Syracuse University (Syracuse, NY)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
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Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)

Applied for a B.S. in Journalism

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Other Relative

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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A thousand people. That’s how many students and teachers were attending the State Scholastic Press Association District Seven Convention. That’s also how many people I had to make a speech in front of. Because of my newspaper advisor’s encouragement, I had decided to run for the prestigious title of District Seven Representative. As the district representative, I would have to help organize events for future district and state conventions as well as write newsletters. Writing and planning...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
43 Words
I wrote about my experience touring the school and the city near it and elaborated on why I thought I was a good fit for it. I also talked about the field that I wanted to enter and why the school made sense.
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General Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
66 Words
I did use a private admission counselor. My school college counselor was helpful but could really only provide information about...
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High School Performance

Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
31
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2100
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1470
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details10 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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