College Admissions Info

Ariel M.
Ariel M.
Norwich University, ‘19
BA, Chinese Language and Literature, Military Technologies

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 4 advice topics

Student Background

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From: Victorville , California
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: Yes
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, Hispanic, Native American
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: NU, MBC, UC Riverside, VA Tech
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1170
Highest SAT: 1620
SAT Prep:
Other Standardized Tests:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Japanese Club, Academic Decathlon, Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

None Reported

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
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Since I go to a military college, the most popular activities consist of Army specialty units, such as Rangers, Mountain Cold Weather, Artillery, Semper Fi Society, etc. We learn about military survival and battle tactics, and all of the most popular activities consist of some sort of strenuous physical activity. As for myself, I don't really find it fun to...

My favorite course thus far, and why
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I'm majoring in Political Science with a minor in Chinese, so I find my public policy and Chinese classes the most interesting. In public policy, it never hurts to share your ideas, no matter how different your views may be from...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Motivated - Sometimes too motivated. Remember, I go to a military academy, so things like respect for upperclassmen, rules and regulations, and one's character really matter here. It's enjoyable to see everyone doing their absolute best to keep up with the standards set here, but at the same time, it's easy to forget that everyone is barely 21 or 22. Dedicated - I'm a freshman at my university, so I've been going through boot camp and academics at the same time. The seniors here are all future officers who will be swearing into the branch of their choice, and while they've already...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
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The culture at Norwich University is unique, and way different from any other college campus in the United States,...