College Admissions Info

Cornell University, ‘20
BS, Environmental Studies

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Student Background

First year environmental science major at Cornell University
From: Wichita, KS , Kansas
Gender: Male
First Gen College Student: No
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
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Test Scores

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High School Performance

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Top 5%
Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), National Honor Society, Local Orchestra / Symphony / Band, Science Club/Team, 4-H
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College Application Essays

481 Words
I grew up in nature. Most of my experiences and interests were derived from my humble, rural upbringing and the majority of that time was spent in the wilderness. It often took tugging me by the shirt collar to get me back inside. I love everything about the natural world and that’s exactly why I choose to study Environmental and Sustainability Sciences. My father and I loved to go down to the creek near my hometown to fish when...

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
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I chose to apply to Cornell through their early decision process. I enjoyed receiving my decision early, and the binding decision also did not bother me since it was my...