College Admissions Info

garrett.collins.10
garrett.collins
Xavier University ‘16
BBA, Marketing

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Marketing Major at Xavier University
From: Sacramento , California
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 11 schools
Accepted At: Xavier, Arizona State, Arizona, CSULB, Rutgers, Fordham, Wabash, UN-Reno
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

30
ACT
Highest ACT:
ACT Prep:
Other Standardized Tests:

High School Performance

3.20
GPA
N/A
Rank
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Drill, Football (Recruited), Rugby (Recruited), Track & Field, Weight Lifting, Wrestling
Extracurricular Activities: Charity Drive Organizing, Student Council / Government
How Spent Summers:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Career aspirations
83 Words
I came to Xavier on a whim, it wasn't even on my radar of schools. I was raised in the west and planned on going to school in the west since it was all I had known, unfortunately I couldn't find a school me and my parents could agree upon and so I decided out of the blue to attend Xavier University. It is three years later and I know I made the best decision of my life by picking...



Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
2277 Words
Question asked was to show knowledge of something you learned while in high school so I did a market analysis on Nike. Garrett Collins 07/9/12 Nike Market Analysis Nike is a multinational and multibillion dollar sports company that can be found anywhere in the world. Nike’s mission statement, “Bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world. *If you have a body, you are an athlete” is one of the reasons they are so successful as they cater to...





























College Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
54 Words
I went to multiple schools while trying to find the perfect fit and I never found...





Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
27 Words
Xavier is very helpful and attentive when it...





How I chose schools to apply to
37 Words
I chose what schools to apply to through two sources, one...





How to increase chances at my school
73 Words
In order to increase chances at Xavier I would recommend getting involved in clubs and sports! Xavier hosts an annual club day...





My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
32 Words
In college my extracurricular activities include the weightlifting club, boxing...





What I like about my school’s location and culture
75 Words
Xavier is located in Norwood, Ohio, right near Cincinnati. It is in a great location because it is right in the middle of...





Why I ultimately chose my school
24 Words
I ultimately chose Xavier on a whim....