C.Smith20
C.Smith20,
Middlebury ‘20
B.S., Neuroscience and Neurobiology
Incoming Freshman at Middlebury College. I've experienced this process firsthand and would love to help anyone out to make it a little easier.
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Background

Hometown Cartersville, Georgia, Georgia
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Middlebury College (Middlebury, VT)
  • University of Georgia (Athens, GA)
  • University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (Minneapolis, MN)
  • University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, AL)
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Middlebury College (Middlebury, VT)

Applied for a B.S. in Neuroscience and Neurobiology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story. Everyone knows the old saying “How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice; Practice; Practice!” Never in a million years did I imagine that would ever be true for me. Maybe it was some arbitrary alignment of the cosmos, or maybe it was a choice. Choices as simple...
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General Admissions Advice

Why I declined other schools
90 Words
I received significant scholarships to other schools, including the Universities of Alabama, Georgia and Minnesota, but I chose Middlebury. I cannot stress enough how important it is...
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How I chose schools to apply to
151 Words
After I decided I wanted to go to a liberal arts college, I had about ten schools on my list. The first way I narrowed them down was by rote memorization. I looked over the list and then tried to recall it from memory. Those...
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How to increase chances at my school
75 Words
Middlebury doesn't get a lot of applicants each year, but the vast majority are highly qualified. In order to increase your chances, try...
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Post-college plans
39 Words
My plan after undergrad is to continue on to Medical School -...
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My advice about getting recommenders
50 Words
Make sure you begin cultivating relationships with potential recommenders as early as Freshman year. It...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.97
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

Activities4-H, Athletics Organization, Beta Club, Community Cleanup / Service, Junior Classical League / Latin Club, National Honor Society, School Band

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

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