College Admissions Info

American University, ‘17
BA, Public Relations

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I go to American University in Washington, D.C. where I am studying PR and Political Science.
From: Asheville , North Carolina
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: American, UNC-Wilmington, UNC-Greensboro, UNC Asheville
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1210
Highest SAT: 1690
SAT Prep:
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, French Club, Photography / Film, Community Cleanup / Service

College Application Essays

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My eyes blurred as I struggled to make sense of what my mother had just said. I had just learned that we were going to move. How could my parents uproot me from everything I had ever known? My whole life was in Florida. We lived near a rural town, in the country surrounded by horses, cows, and miles of farmland. I didn’t want to move to a new city, in a new state, and start completely over. At...

College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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