College Admissions Info

Wendy Wu
Wendy Wu
University of Georgia, ‘19
BS, Management Information Systems

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Born in Montreal, Canada. Live in Atlanta, GA. Attend UGA.
From: Atlanta , Georgia
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: Yes
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No, Sibling
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: UGA
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: English

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1080
Highest SAT: 1480
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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cheer/Spirit Squad, Volleyball, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Beta Club, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), National Honor Society, Students Against Drunk Driving (Destructive Decisions) (SADD), Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

295 Words
After reviewing the Admissions Philosophy Statement, I feel that I possess many of the characteristics. Being an immigrant from Canada, at first lowered my possibilities of going to college. However, it never stopped me from achieving my goals. My parents worked hard for me and my sisters to get our citizenships and put us through school. At this time, I understood that many children never had the opportunities like I have had. I had the opportunity to get dual citizenship,...

Supplemental Essay: Amusing anecdote
186 Words
When I was about ten years old, there was a horrible rainstorm. I was with my cousins, sisters, and uncle and we were on our way to Wal-Mart. We were waiting in the parking lot for about 30 minutes for the rain to die down, but it wasn’t letting up any time soon. We decided to make a run for the entrance door. As I got out the car, drops of rain, one after another began landing on my skin,...

Additional Essay Details:
25 Words
It's a more personal essay. It comes from the heart and from real life experience. Wrote down your essay and tell a story from it.

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
36 Words
My favorite course would totally be women's studies. I'm able to...

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
15 Words
Definitely football, everyone here is...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
18 Words
The cultural diversity that UGA...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
33 Words
Try to be more involved with your community as well...

Why I ultimately chose my school
46 Words
I chose UGA because I came from a s mall school of only 1,400 people....

My advice about getting recommenders
32 Words
Get a teacher that knows you very well. It's better...