College Admissions Info

Babson College, ‘18
BBA, Business Administration and Management

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a freshman at the
From: Cedar Rapids , Iowa
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents, Sibling, Other Family Member
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: UNC, Babson, U of Minnesota, U Iowa, Iowa State
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Wrestling, Football, Track & Field, Soccer, Baseball
Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Rotary Club, National Honor Society, Student Council / Government, Homecoming committee, Mathematics, Engineering, Science, and Achievement (MESA)
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College Application Essays

My personal statement revolved around how when I was a little kid I loved to travel all over the world and how that was something that really gave me a lot of excitement. Then I went on to discuss the study abroad that I did in Chile and all of the activities that I did there. It helped them understand what I found to be valuable and what my future plans would revolve around.

Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
1263 Words
The Mapuche people have a history of fighting to preserve their culture. When the Spanish invaded South America, where all others failed, the Mapuche were able to hold out for three centuries and some areas remained out of European control well into the 19th century. When the state of Chile was founded, the current south was still held by the Mapuche. Eventually, they lost the south but to this day they still fight for what is theirs by right. The...

Additional Essay Details:
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My essays were all about entrepreneurship and how I planned to be entrepreneurial in the future. If there is one thing you should focus on it is that.

College Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
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One thing that I noticed about myself is that I wasn't competitive...

How I chose schools to apply to
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I chose the schools I did based on how I responded emotionally to the campuses when I visited them. There is something to be said about how a school makes you feel from the get go. If you expect it to be a great...

How to increase chances at my school
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The best way to increase your chance of getting into Babson is to focus on how you brought innovation or some form of entrepreneurship...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
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When I got to Babson the first thing that I found was the rugby team. They are so much fun to hang out...

What set me apart from other applicants
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What set me apart from other students was my travel abroad experience. I took a gap year between high school and college where...

Why I ultimately chose my school
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I ultimately chose Babson because the education is top notch. They are an institution that focuses on giving you the tools that...