College Admissions Info

farrellkm
farrellkm
University of Notre Dame, ‘19
BBA, Accounting, Finance

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a member of the University of Notre Dame's class of 2019 studying business.
From: Ann Arbor , Michigan
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: Notre Dame, UMich, Purdue, Miami OH, MSU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

33
ACT
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High School Performance

3.96
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving
Extracurricular Activities: American Red Cross, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), School Choir
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Athletic achievement
660 Words
“Kick, kick, and pull. Don’t forget to breathe. Always touch the wall with two hands. Most importantly, keep your hips up.” I run every word of advice my coach has given me through my head. I try to drown out the cheering crowd with music from my iPod because I’m afraid that if I don’t, I’ll forget everything. As the final day of our swim and dive championship meet progressed, my nerves grew exponentially at the...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
207 Words
When I toured the Notre Dame campus in April, I fell in love with the school and all it has to offer. I immediately felt at home. A top-rated business program, commitment to service, and strong Catholic tradition are reasons I want to attend Notre Dame. Positive experiences in my economics and marketing classes have driven my interest in business. The Mendoza College of Business would provide me with an opportunity to pursue this interest at the highest level, and...





Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
187 Words
“That’s the last one,” my dad said as he placed the final box on my desk. I felt like I had been living out of boxes forever, which wasn’t surprising considering this was my second move in two months. The month leading up to this day hadn’t been spent savoring the dwindling summer days with my high school friends, like most incoming freshman, but rather helping my family pack up our home to relocate to Europe. Once...



Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
204 Words
When I tour college campuses, I try to picture myself attending school there. Typically, thoughts of freedom, new friends, and interesting classes gets me excited about living on my own for the first time. However, last summer this became very real to me when my parents told me that they would be moving with my sisters to Luxembourg for my father’s job while I stayed in the US to attend college. My initial reaction was shock, but as the...





Additional Essay Details:
26 Words
My family was planning on relocating to Europe for three years while I was at college, so I wrote about that quite a bit as well.

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
19 Words
The University of Notre Dame has...





What I’d change about my application process
24 Words
I would have started and submitted my...





My advice about getting recommenders
26 Words
Choose teachers or adults who you've gotten to...





What set me apart from other applicants
36 Words
My application was cohesive and really showed who I was as...