Eleanor W.
Eleanor W.,
WU ‘19
B.A., English
A student at Winthrop University with a passion for literature, teaching, and macaroni and cheese.
Features Included
3
Essays
2
Schools
10
Scores
4
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Simpsonville, South Carolina
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Liberty University (Lynchburg, VA)
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Winthrop University (Rock Hill, SC)

Applied for a B.A. in English

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Living with two African siblings and staying up late to study for a rigorous International Baccalaureate test may sound like they don't have anything in common, but, for me, the two scenarios are tied closely together. In 2009 my family embarked on a life-long journey of adoption; soon, a six year old boy from Ethiopia who suffers from an attachment disorder joined our picture perfect family of four blue eyed children. During the summer of 2010, we adopted a five year old...
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Supplemental Essay
12 Words
Applied for and accepted into the Emerging Leaders program at Winthrop University.
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Additional Essay Details
740 Words
If you’ve ever thought of yourself as a leader, you’ve probably envisioned a tall, sharply dressed version of yourself, somewhere in the near future, with an army of underlings and a voice to call all the shots. Leader personality types make the best CEOs, managers, entrepreneurs, and principals, so why wouldn’t they take every opportunity to let their views be heard above the rest? There is one very important answer to this “why not” question; because forcing...
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General Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
35 Words
Taking a course outside of your major, especially at a Liberal...
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What I’d change about my application process
125 Words
I would have kept an open mind all the way up to the end of the application process. About half-way through, I was convinced I was going to one school - a private, Christian college that cost way...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
60 Words
Apply for as many scholarships as you can! There are thousands of great websites out there that find...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
23 Words
Buzzwords like diversity, academic excellence, and a...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.5
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1940
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1370

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details9 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChoir, School Theater/Plays, Debate Club/Team, National Honor Society

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

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