College Admissions Info

ctg997
ctg997
Loyola University Chicago, ‘19
BA, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am an Economics major at Loyola University Chicago, class of 2019. I am currently involved with Loyola's Interdiscipinary Honors program and intern for Senator Kirk's 2016 re-elcetion campaign.
From: Chicago , Illinois
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: Loyola U Chicago, Catholic UA, SLU
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Test Scores

2010
SAT
32
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1410
Highest SAT: 2010
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High School Performance

4.50
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Debate Club/Team, Chess, National Honor Society, School Band
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Failure experience
409 Words
Here I stood; in the gymnasium hundreds of middle schoolers stared down on me, their gaze slicing into me as if by a thousand daggers. The room spun. Agonizingly, the question: “Using your map provided, locate the state with the largest soybean crop in 2009.” What was this? Crop yields are not geography. My mouth went dry, my vision blurred. The map’s lines dissolved into a gray morass. “Iowa?” Ahnt! Wrong. “No, the answer is Illinois.” Down I sat. Defeated....







Supplemental Essay: Strong beliefs/principles
955 Words
By treating the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and the Declaration of Independence as constantly evolving documents, individual rights and liberties grow seriously threatened. The only true way for these documents to remain relevant and protect individual freedom is a return to these documents’ original intent, as suggested by Associate Justices Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas. The Constitution lays out a perfectly clear form of government: three branches of equal power, designed to be small enough to preserve individual freedom...













College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
31 Words
I wish I would have applied early action to...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
21 Words
I really advise high school students...





My advice about getting recommenders
32 Words
Seek out teachers you have had for multiple years and...