College Admissions Info

Valparaiso University, ‘19
BA, English, High School Education

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Originally from the great O-H-I-O, I'm now a Michigander and fellow Crusader. My passion is for people, which is why I am majoring in Education. Specifically, I love English and Latin, a great balance between a thriving language and a dead one.
From: Clinton Twp , Michigan
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Highest ACT:
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Religious
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Tutoring/Mentoring, American Red Cross, Book Buddies, Choir, Church, Community Cleanup / Service, Drama Production Crew, National Honor Society, Prom Committee, Homecoming committee, School Theater/Plays, Student Council / Government, Dance
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College Application Essays

None Reported

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
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A lot of people are involved in the arts here,...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Driven, intelligent,...

What I’d change about my application process
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I would have started a little earlier on supplemental essays,...

Why I declined other schools
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Valparaiso offered me a better program for my field and also gave me the best price. DO NOT look at...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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I would suggest volunteering, working,...

How I chose schools to apply to
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I toured over twelve schools, and after narrowing...

What set me apart from other applicants
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Apart from academic experiences and excellence in my high school, by senior year, I...

My advice about getting recommenders
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Choose one teacher you have a personal connection with,...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
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I did not take out any loans except for one...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
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Though Valparaiso has a high acceptance rate, the students that choose to go here are...