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grosen94
grosen94
Northwestern University ‘16
BA, Mathematics

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 3 supplemental essays

Student Background

I am a junior math major at Northwestern University.
From: Greensboro
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents, Grandparent, Sibling, Other Family Member
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: UNC
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1980
SAT
33
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1400
Highest SAT: 1980
SAT IIs:
Highest ACT:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

3.50
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Low one semester/year
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Wrestling, Swimming/Diving
How Spent Summers:
Work:
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College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
634 Words
Northwestern Statement As I began my college search over the summer without a clue as to where to go, I had only a few small criteria with which to work. I wanted to leave the Southeast, with its constantly warm weather and little diversity, and attend a college that has a balance of highly acclaimed academic programs, competitive sports teams, and social activities in which I can be involved. When I received my first letter from Northwestern, I did not...









Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
800 Words
Sadness, anger, shock. These were the main emotions I felt on the morning of Thursday, June 30 this past summer. That date was months ago, but I can still remember it with no trouble at all. I was at a summer camp called ANYTOWN, whose primary goal is to end discrimination and bigotry by teaching its delegates the value of inclusivity. This particular day at ANYTOWN began like the others, but was quickly transformed into one of the most significant experiences...











Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
670 Words
Tell us about a time when you failed. How did you react? What, if anything, did you learn? The month was September, which for most simply means the long, dreary school days are becoming a reality yet again. However, for me September signifies the beginning of hockey season. This particular September, I was going to be participating in my first hockey tryouts. I knew these tryouts would be a great challenge for me, though. To give some perspective on my...









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