College Admissions Info

MeriKanne
MeriKanne
Rochester Institute of Technology , ‘19
BS, Chemical Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I graduated with an IB Diploma and am currently a first year chemical engineer at the Rochester Institute of Technology. I play college quidditch, am a societal member of The Society of Women Engineers, and work as an undergraduate research assistant.
From: Camdenton
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: RPI, RIT, Missouri S&T
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

2010
SAT
34
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1410
Highest SAT: 2010
SAT IIs:
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

4.50
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Choir, Homecoming committee, Marching Band, Math Team, National Honor Society, Odyssey of the Mind, School Theater/Plays, Science Club/Team
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: First in family to college
121 Words
It's strange, being a first generation college student. I feel like I've already had so many little things that made me stand out - I'm a female, I'm a minority, I come from a low income family, I was raised by a single mother, and that mother did not obtain a degree from college. If anything, this means I have more to prove. There is no bar for me to meet - I'm the one that gets to set it....



Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
0 Words


College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
106 Words
RIT is a thousand miles away from home, and much more expensive than the schools from Missouri I got accepted into. I chose RIT despite that because it felt right. It was...