College Admissions Info

North Central College, ‘20
BA, Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Drama and Theatre Production, Speech Communication and Rhetoric, Dance

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 6 advice topics

Student Background

From: Naperville , Illinois
Gender: Male
First Gen College Student: Yes
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: North Central College
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1290
Highest SAT: 1800
Other SAT Scores:

High School Performance

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

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer, Baseball, Basketball, Dance , Martial Arts, Table Tennis (Ping Pong)
Extracurricular Activities: Model Congress / Model UN, Student Council / Government, Dance, School Theater/Plays, Debate Club/Team
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

My biggest accomplishment was really a turnaround from the original one I had. When I was in seventh grade, I did my best to be the first place of my class. I found a tutor for math. I put a part of me in every homework I had. I studied as hard as I could for every test. I gave up most social life to be the best of my class. However, it was apparently not enough for teachers. I...

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
540 Words
When I was a child, I really loved to read. Actually what I wanted was to acquire knowledge, get facts, to attain the truth (or at least try to). So I became immersed in the world of knowledge, learning from the most noticeable and manifest information, to the most outlandish, bizarre and odd facts that no one would believe. That made me a unique person since I was a child. I would not squander my time playing videogames or watching...

College Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
110 Words
I applied as an international student. First I contacted with the Dean of Admissions, Martha Stolze, who contacted me with the Assistand Director of International Admissions, Ms. Megan Otermat. She was the one...

How to increase chances at my school
95 Words
Be a well rounded person, be polite and upbeat in the campus tour, always show interest. No college wants a student who doesn't give a dime to be...

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
152 Words
Before finally enrolling to North Central College, I visited Wheaton College, where I had a campus tour and an information session. I really liked the campus and the ambiance. I was even invited to audit two classes, which I liked. However, the major program was...

Why I declined other schools
115 Words
I never really applied to Wheaton College, since I didn't want to pay the application fee. I did apply to Northwestern University, however they kept me telling that my application was incomplete and couldn't...

Why I ultimately chose my school
193 Words
I chose North Central College for many reasons. First of all, it gives me the opportunity to do a double major, along with the General Education. love the programs of study of the majors I chose: Broadcast Communication and Musical Theatre. This allows me to get a degree in a serious career in communication, and at the...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
45 Words
When I applied, I was admitted and got two scholarships for my outstanding GPA...