Mculbert97,
Baylor ‘19
B.A., Statistics
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Sports

Background

Hometown Sugar Land, Texas
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American
AdmissionTransfer
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Baylor University (Waco, TX)
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Baylor University (Waco, TX)

Applied for a B.A. in Statistics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story.
According to my mother, my hair used to be outrageously wild. From age three onward, she would even read me a book called Wild, Wild Hair once a week, every week, so that I wasn’t the only person I knew with hair like this. The movies and television shows I watched were racially exclusive: shows like Dora the Explorer and Maggie and the Ferocious Beast; the suburb I lived in was homogenous except for my one Chinese neighbor down...
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Supplemental Essay: Intellectual interest
141 Words
Why are you drawn to your major?
My first encounter with the undead was in the ninth grade. At 7:30 in the morning, first period was a breeding ground for this pandemic. I could see it in the way they moved—their awkward gaits (due to cerebellum atrophy); their short attention spans (due to a damaged parietal lobe), impaired speech and strange dialects (probably from an underdeveloped Broca’s area), and inability to control emotions (likely from messed up Papez circuits). At least, his was the way I...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
985 Words
Why UChicago?
Valerie has known she liked “bad boys” since elementary school with the airing of “Avatar: the Last Airbender.” She fell in love with Prince Zuko, a firebender who was banished from his kingdom for speaking his mind to save his soldiers. He was rebellious, “cute” (or, rather, well-animated), tortured (swoon) and older (swoon, again!). That’s why she likes Alex. He was all these things and this one was a real… thing. He wasn’t exactly human—he was more...
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General Admissions Advice

How I narrowed down my essay topics
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I took an idea and just rolled with it, taking inspiration from...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.33
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 50%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School High at first but got worse
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2070
 
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