dreamsareality
dreamsareality,
Valparaiso ‘19
B.B.A., Marketing, , French Language and Literature
I am currently a freshman at Valparaiso University, a marketing and French double major. I applied to over 40 schools and was accepted to each one!
Features Included
4
Essays
13
Schools
3
Scores
8
Advice
9
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Crystal Lake, Illinois
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Grand Canyon University (Phoenix, AZ)
  • Loyola University Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Belmont University (Nashville, TN)
  • University of Maine (Orono, ME)
  • Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH)
  • Marquette University (Milwaukee, WI)
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Valparaiso University (Valparaiso, IN)

Applied for a B.B.A. in Marketing

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
57 Words
Leaving home
It can be really hard to leave the nest. No one likes a chance in routine and a lot of students will struggle when they leave because they are not prepared. Becoming prepared may seem like a waste of time, but it is all a mental game. One of the ways in which I prepared myself is....
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
12 Words
Description using school's mission statement, location, national rankings & personal experience with school.
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
524 Words
Question was: What about your classes at Loyola will help with a significant issue of the 21st century? Here's my response: A significant issue of the 21st century is lack of communication skills. As teenagers, we are constantly texting, tweeting, calling, posting, taking selfies, and sending snap-chats. We need to put down our phones as a whole, and realize there is so much beauty in the world around us. We need to realize we can't always text someone and say ...
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Additional Essay Details
12 Words
Make it true to you, don't try to be something you're not.
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General Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
4 Words
Tour...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
5 Words
Don't worry,...
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What I’d change about my application process
15 Words
Don't try and be the...
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What set me apart from other applicants
28 Words
All of my leadership experiences, colleges love that!...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
27 Words
I made a spreadsheet of cost, size, location,...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
31 Words
Apply for any scholarship you can, no matter how...
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My advice about getting recommenders
40 Words
Ask the people who know you well, but also make sure you...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
13 Words
Be determined and committed...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.75
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Low one semester/year
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
29
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2180
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1510
SAT Prep
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details1 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTrack & Field (Recruited), Volleyball (Recruited)

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAmerican Cancer Society, Best Buddies, Church, French Club, Greek Life (Fraternity/Sorority), Nursing Home Volunteer, Student Council / Government, Tutoring/Mentoring, Volunteer Coach
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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