College Admissions Info

University of Vermont, ‘19
BS, Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 2 advice topics

Student Background

I am an electrical engineering student at the University of Vermont!
From: Cornwall , Vermont
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: UVM, SUNY
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1290
Highest SAT: 1800
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 50%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Fencing, Sailing
Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Science Club/Team, Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Childhood memory
500 Words
I’m really not an interesting person, and y’know, I’m ok with that. When someone returns a pencil I lent out I thank them reflexively, because I was brought up to. I always tell someone when their shoe is untied. I always hold the door until every last person for three yards in every direction has walked through it. It doesn’t bother me, that’s just who I am. I have never had an epiphany, or a...

Additional Essay Details:
105 Words
I'm pretty sure that colleges with degree of prestige (50%-75% acceptance rate) that I applied to only use essays as tie breakers for admissions and scholarship decisions, and to make sure you're mentally stable. I hear that people struggle with these essays quite a bit, but unless you're applying to schools with acceptance rates closer to maybe

College Admissions Advice

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
37 Words
The 'hippy school' UVM, ironically, has special housing units for honors...

What I’d change about my application process
41 Words
I worried about too many minor details. I could have done half...