alexatNU
alexatNU,
Northwestern ‘16
B.S., Marketing
Current Junior majoring in Learning and Organizational Change with minors in Psychology and Integrated Marketing.
Features Included
2
Essays
3
Schools
6
Scores
4
Advice
4
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Menlo Park
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
  • Villanova University (Villanova, PA)
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Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)

Applied for a B.S. in Marketing

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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It was finally my turn. I anxiously wiped my sweaty palms on my jeans, silently rehearsing the exact words, phrases, and pauses I planned to include in my story. I only had one shot to make my point. You see, in my house, getting a chance to talk is like swimming with the piranhas. As the plate of spaghetti made its second trip around the dinner table, my dad concluded his story with a dramatic pause before saying, “When your...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
605 Words
I could not stop staring at my feet – or rather the collection of colors that layered the walkway just beneath my feet. I looked all the way left, all the way right. The ground was covered with flyers – so many that they became indistinguishable from one another. I continued to stand just under the domed Northwestern entrance. Dance For a Cause. Volunteer at 2Seeds Non-Profit. Discussion at Hand: Immigration. Even a blown-up picture of a ferocious wildcat donning a football...
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General Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
63 Words
In my supplemental essay to Northwestern, I focused on very specific things that made NU a perfect fit for...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
106 Words
Coming into college, I wanted to try all different types of clubs and activities. At the activities fair, I signed up for everything and learned about each club before I decided what...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
155 Words
Coming into college, I had two summer internships after my sophomore and junior years in high school. Although not many of my friends had internships, I felt like I gained a lot of experience doing them. I worked in a non-profit education program that aimed to...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
125 Words
Throughout my college search, one of the top qualifications in a university I liked was having a suburban location that was near to a big city. I wanted my school to have a campus atmosphere with dorms and...
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High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSoccer

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesCommunity Cleanup / Service, French Club, Green Club, Student Council / Government
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Awards Received

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