College Admissions Info

San Antonio Community College, ‘15
Liberal Arts and Humanities

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I like dancing, baking, and writing.
From: Adkins , Texas
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 2 schools
Accepted At: UIW, Texas State
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1350
Highest SAT: 1910
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Church, Community or summer theater/plays, Library Volunteer, National Honor Society
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work:
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Interest in fine arts
267 Words
In my family, creativity runs rampant. While I only dabble in artistic pursuits, my younger sister is a full blown artist- an accomplished one at that. At one of her awards ceremonies, I overheard an announcement reminding the adolescents in attendance that there was still time to submit a written play. These plays would be read and judged, with the winning plays being produced over a weekend. Writing had always been one of my strong suits, so I took up...

Supplemental Essay: Time off from school
603 Words
At some point during my senior year, my Honors English teacher did a quick inventory of our class (all 11 of us) to see how we were doing on our college applications. When I told her I hadn't applied anywhere, she and the rest of my classmates staged an intervention right there, grilling me as to what the heck I was thinking. I was met with dozens of well-intentioned suggestions, but they all fell on deaf ears. 12 years of being a...

Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
200 Words
The act of community service that I have been most involved in is baking desserts for the bereavement dinners held at my local church. Typically I bake two desserts, more if need be. The task is very behind-the-scenes, as I simply drop off the desserts at the specified time, but this is how I prefer my community service to be. I’d rather not put myself out in the open. I know that my work is appreciated (primarily because the...

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
17 Words
Government. It sounds so boring,...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
21 Words
Tired, lazy, thrifty, resourceful, determined. Kids...

How to approach transferring schools
35 Words
GO TO THE SCHOOL. Don't try to speak to people on...

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
23 Words
I did it all on my own,...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
28 Words
Find volunteer work you enjoy. This can net...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
12 Words
Scholarships. Allllll scholarships. Again,...

What I’d change about my application process
45 Words
It's not so much the application process as it is the people running the...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
37 Words
San Antonio is a fantastic city to live in. Depending on...

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
7 Words
Sports tend...

What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
56 Words
I would try to keep students more engaged. It's not uncommon to see kids just doing the...