College Admissions Info

mmmerryberry
mmmerryberry
Stanford University ‘19
BA, Biology, International Relations, Political Science and Government

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I enjoy figure skating, hiking, public speaking, debating, music, and Stanford!
From: Jefferson City , Missouri
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: Missouri, Stanford, UC Berkeley, UCLA, USC
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2310
SAT
33
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1560
Highest SAT: 2310
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High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Dance
Extracurricular Activities: Church, Community or summer theater/plays, Debate Club/Team, Key Club, National Honor Society
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College Application Essays

“Russian weapons and insurgents increase in eastern Ukraine.” “Rebels shoot down Ukrainian plane, killing 49.” My highlighter runs along the headlines and drenches each word in chartreuse ink. I have highlighted hundreds of articles in my high school debate career, but these articles are different. Each headline feels like a punch to the stomach. As the highlighter glides to the next line, my thoughts are jerked to my sister in Ukraine. A few winters ago, my family was asked to host...









Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
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I shouldn't be alive right now, but I am. My story almost ended when a drunk driver and two semis crushed my family's car. I remember the moment with clarity: a drunk driver's dark car flew over the median from the opposite lane, and we crashed into it. The airbags exploded into my chest. I reached for my mom's hand, holding it as she squeaked out a soft "I love you." As the darkness began to fill my vision, I...





College Admissions Advice

Post-college plans
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