promisechoice
promisechoice,
Notre Dame ‘18
B.B.A., Accounting
Questbridge National College Match Finalist, University of Notre Dame
Features Included
3
Essays
9
Schools
3
Scores
5
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Flat Rock, Michigan
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken German

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
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University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)

Applied for a B.B.A. in Accounting

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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I was raised in a family where sharing was not merely a polite gesture but rather a means of survival. My four sisters, two brothers and I shared everything from parents, step-parents and grandparents to clothes, toys and food. I live in a two bedroom house divided amongst my brother, sister, niece, grandmother, grandfather, mother and I. The seven of us share one bathroom, one refrigerator and one sofa. I was raised to understand that the necessities are food, water,...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
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We were allowed to submit whatever we wanted. I submitted a poem. I really think this is what sealed the deal for me.
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General Admissions Advice

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
88 Words
If you need help, all you have to do is ask. Notre Dame has so many support systems, it is truly amazing. I struggled with my...
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What I’d change about my application process
70 Words
I went through the Questbridge College Match competition, which was very overwhelming. After becoming a finalist, there was about two weeks...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
51 Words
I applied to Questbridge! It's intended for low income, high achieving students. I honestly recommend...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
48 Words
COMMUNITY SERVICE! Many areas have summer festivals and events, I really recommend volunteering for...
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My advice about getting recommenders
70 Words
I asked my favorite teachers and teachers I felt comfortable with talking to personally. I went to a small school so...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.8
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
31
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Marching Band, School Band, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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